Rep. Drew MacEwen's Email Updates


The legislative session is just past the halfway point and we have three short weeks to go until we adjourn on March 13. This week, we passed more than 100 bills...

Feb. 20, 2014

We are now finishing up the third week of the 60-day legislative session in Olympia. I appreciate the trust you have put in me to weigh the many heavy issues we...

Jan. 29, 2014

In this week where we put our focus on giving thanks, I know we all offer thoughts and prayers for our troops and their families. We wish them safe travels as...

Nov. 27, 2013

This first year serving as your state citizen legislator has passed by incredibly fast. As I travel the 35th District meeting with groups and constituents, I am reminded what a privilege...

Oct. 31, 2013

As we prepare to send our kids back to school, I wanted to send you a quick update about what I have been doing during the interim. I’ve been lucky to...

Aug. 20, 2013

As you are probably aware, last week the legislature went into it’s second over-time. After 105 days, and then 30 more, we still had not found consensus on a budget. And,...

June 20, 2013

We are coming to the end of the first week of the 2013 special session. There has been little progress and the pace is a frustrating crawl. The regular, 105-day legislative...

May 16, 2013

As you have most likely heard we will be having a special session this year. Sine Die, the official end of session, was April 28 and the special session will start...

May 3, 2013

We are in the home stretch of the 105-day session which is scheduled to end on April 28. We have passed three deadlines so far: February 22, last day for bills...

March 29, 2013

We are now on day 39 of the scheduled 105-day session. To date, nearly one thousand bills have been introduced in just over a month. All of the bills in policy...

Feb. 21, 2013