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In my last email update, I discussed the House Republican case for emergency powers reform. All session long, we attempted to convince the majority that the Legislature should have more involvement...

May 24, 2021

On Saturday, the Washington State Legislature passed the 2021-23 capital budget. The $6.3 billion budget will fund various construction projects throughout the state, making significant investments in water, sewer, and broadband...

April 26, 2021

After two days of debate, Democrats in the state House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a seven percent tax on capital gains income exceeding 250-thousand dollars from the sale of long-term...

April 21, 2021

Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, joins IFiberOneNewsRadio KMAS to discuss the 2021-23 operating budget, the signing of his bill to help businesses in the hospitality industry mitigate the economic impact of the...

April 14, 2021

With three weeks remaining in the 2021 legislative session, Rep. Drew MacEwen joins IFiberOneNews Radio to provide an update. Wash. House Republicans · 04-07-21 – RADIO: Rep. MacEwen provides an update...

April 7, 2021

Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, joins IFiberOneNews KMAS to discuss his opposition to the Democrats' proposed income tax on capital gains. He also highlights the negotiations on the 2021-23 operating budget, as...

April 1, 2021

On Thursday, I will be hosting a telephone town hall meeting from 6-7 p.m. During the call, I'll provide a short update on this year's legislative session and then spend the...

March 23, 2021

Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, joins IFiberOneNews Radio KMAS to discuss bills that are coming over to the House from the Senate, transportation projects, and the capital budget. Wash. House Republicans ·...

March 17, 2021

Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, joins IFiberOneNews KMAS Radio to discuss public safety issues, protecting private property rights, his opposition to the majority's capital gains income tax proposal, and needed transportation reforms....

March 10, 2021

Rep. Drew MacEwen, R-Union, joins KMAS to discuss a transportation budget request he's submitted that would help improve safety and reduce congestion in the south Kitsap area. The 35th District lawmaker...

March 3, 2021