Rep. Andrew Barkis' Email Updates


Can you believe we are already rounding the corner into December? Where has the time gone? I hope you had a great fall season and had the chance to get out...

Nov. 30, 2017

Can you believe it's August already? I hope you are enjoying our beautiful summer! The final gavel fell on the 2017 legislative session – after a grueling 193-days. This was the longest session...

Aug. 3, 2017

It's July! The sun is out, and it looks like another sensational Pacific Northwest summer is in store for us. I hope you and your families have the opportunity to get...

July 13, 2017

We have reached the end of our 105-day regular session. Sine Die is literally around the corner. However, there is more work to be done. Budget negotiations are still ongoing and will keep...

April 20, 2017

We have reached the halfway mark of this 105-day session! We have spent the last couple of weeks voting on the House floor. Here are some highlights of the recent floor...

March 10, 2017

We are heading into the halfway mark of this 105-day session! We have reached both policy and fiscal cutoff deadlines and will now spend a good portion of our time voting...

Feb. 24, 2017

We are heading into Week 5 of the 2017 legislative session. You know the pace is picking up when we have seen our first round of bills come to the House...

Feb. 6, 2017

Friday was a historic day for our country - Inauguration Day! Welcome to our 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump. We witnessed a peaceful change of power. I...

Jan. 23, 2017

Welcome back to Olympia! I am excited to be back on the Capitol grounds. The "freeze" on my legislative communications to you has been lifted, and I look forward to providing...

Dec. 29, 2016

Rep. Andrew Barkis provides you with his final 2016 Legislative Update from Olympia

April 27, 2016