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As week four of the legislative session concludes, I am spending a lot of time working on higher education policy. I want to take this e-mail update to highlight some of...

Feb. 9, 2013

Rep. Zeiger's Feb. 1 e-mail update to constituents

Feb. 1, 2013

Week two of the legislative session was full of committee work sessions and constituent meetings. Next week will be busy with bill hearings. I want to highlight one important bill that...

Jan. 25, 2013

The 2013 legislative session began this week. The Legislature will spend 105 days considering issues like education funding, transportation infrastructure and health care reform implementation. I took the oath of office...

Jan. 18, 2013

House Republican leadership has unveiled committee assignments for the upcoming legislative session and Rep. Hans Zeiger, R-Puyallup, will continue to focus on higher education and transportation issues in his second term....

Dec. 14, 2012

At last the Legislature finished its work at 7:28 a.m. on Wednesday morning. Legislators pulled an all-nighter and passed the budget in the early hours on Wednesday. I voted against the...

April 13, 2012

Residents of the 25th Legislative District are invited to participate in Rep. Hans Zeiger's telephone town hall meeting Tuesday, April 17. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and will last an...

April 9, 2012

It is day 26 of the first 30-day special session of 2012—the third special session of the biennium and the fifth in the past two years. Some of us have begun...

April 6, 2012

Last night the Legislature adjourned, sine die, which is Latin for no more meetings to follow. These days, however, sine die doesn't quite mean that. We'll be back in special session...

March 9, 2012

Around 1 a.m. in the morning on Saturday, the state Senate passed its version of the operating budget. The Senate budget is sustainable and prioritized. The budget was supported by a...

March 3, 2012