Rep. Mike Volz's News & Media


Rep. Mike Volz talks about his bill to reduce the penalties and interest on late property tax payers. He says the current practice is unconscionable, hypocritical and should be illegal.

Jan. 30, 2020

Legislation in the state House of Representatives designed to protect taxpayers from foreclosure is scheduled for a public hearing in the House Committee on Local Government on Tuesday, Jan. 28 at...

Jan. 24, 2020

State Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, has been recognized for his work to ensure area youth have the services they need to stay healthy, stay engaged with their communities and stay on...

Jan. 15, 2020

The Washington State House of Representatives will implement its first ever pilot program for remote testimony during certain public hearings. Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, applauded the decision and encouraged eastern Washington...

Jan. 13, 2020

State Reps. Marcus Riccelli (D-Spokane) and Mike Volz (R-Spokane) released the following statements regarding today's ruling by Spokane County Superior Court in favor of the Responsible Representation Act (SHB 2887), which...

Aug. 16, 2019

On Sunday, the Washington State Legislature approved a new capital budget that proposes to spend $4.9 billion over two years. Under this budget, historic investments are made in K-12 schools and...

April 29, 2019

Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, provides background on recent changes to K-12 education funding, explaining why some school districts in the 6th Legislative District are facing budget deficits. He also discusses the...

April 24, 2019

Rep. Mike Volz, R-Spokane, discusses the latest tax proposals sponsored by House Democrats, including an income tax on capital gains.

April 24, 2019

Recent news of Spokane Public Schools (SPS) issuing layoff notices to more than 300 employees due to a budget shortfall has drawn attention and ire from some in and around Spokane....

April 12, 2019

On Monday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed into law a bill sponsored by Rep. Mike Volz to allow county treasurers throughout the state to enter into contracts with one another. House Bill...

April 9, 2019