Rep. Drew MacEwen's Email Updates


Due to unforeseen floor action Monday evening, Rep. MacEwen's telephone town hall is postponed until further notice.

Feb. 26, 2018

We will be hearing dozens of Senate bills in the House Appropriations Committee before fiscal cutoff on Monday evening, but our first order of business was holding an executive session Wednesday...

Feb. 23, 2018

Since my last update on Jan. 16, the Legislature was able to pass and send a Hirst water rights bill (Senate Bill 6091) and the 2017-19 capital budget to the governor's...

Jan. 30, 2018

Another legislative session is under way, and we have a lot of work to do. As you likely know by now, Democrats won a special election back in November, giving them...

Jan. 16, 2018

I hope you had a very happy Thanksgiving with family and friends! I want to thank you for taking a moment out of your day to learn about what I've been...

Nov. 29, 2017

In my last update, I provided an overview of the $43.7 billion operating budget we approved earlier this year. I also talked about the McCleary fix bill we passed that will...

Aug. 25, 2017

Although we still have more work to do before we adjourn sine die, the Legislature finally adopted a 2017-19 operating budget on Friday after 172 days of session. There are many...

July 3, 2017

Rep. Drew MacEwen provides a legislative email update. Topics include the upcoming special session, Navy Appreciation Day and the House Page Program.

April 20, 2017

As Yogi Berra once famously said, "It's like déjà vu all over again." As they did in the 2015 session, House Democrats have released an operating budget proposal that calls for...

March 30, 2017

It's been a busy month so far, as we've spent much of the past 10 days on the House floor voting on bills — more than 300 in total. Now that...

March 10, 2017