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Legislature passes supplemental capital budget, includes funding for Riverwalk Trail extension - Reps. Zeiger, Stambaugh, Stambaugh comment as well as Sen. Dammeier

April 4, 2016

Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup, voted in favor of the operating budget passed by the Legislature on Monday. He issued the following statement.

June 30, 2015

Statement from Rep. Hans Zeiger on his ‘yes’ vote on the state operating budget The state House of Representatives approved a state operating budget for the upcoming two-year budget cycle that starts...

June 29, 2013

The Washington State Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a requirement for a two-thirds vote in the Legislature to raise taxes. Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup, issued the following statement regarding the...

March 2, 2013

  Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup, voted today against the operating budget passed by House of Representatives. “This budget fails to prioritize government spending. It severely reduces or delays some of the...

March 1, 2012

Lack of priorities in spending taxpayer money is problem, say House Republican lawmakers, not lack of tax collections   Washington state is realizing a nearly $2 billion, or roughly 7 percent,...

Feb. 29, 2012

The House of Representatives passed a package of bills today related to the capital “construction” budget. Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup and assistant ranking Republican on the House Capital Budget Committee, issued...

May 25, 2011

The House of Representatives today passed a state operating budget, House Bill 1087, by a vote of 54-42. Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup, issued the following statement: “I voted against the operating...

May 24, 2011