Rep. Andrew Barkis' News & Media


Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, gives an overview of the legislative process, highlighting where lawmakers currently find themselves in this session. Barkis also discusses the challenges facing the state in finding effective...

Feb. 23, 2017

Evan Barkis, a student from Aspire Middle School, spent time recently on the Capitol campus as a student page in the state House of Representatives. His father, Rep. Andrew Barkis, sponsored...

Feb. 21, 2017

Jordanna Francis, a student from Hope's Anchor Academy, had the opportunity to spend time on the Capitol campus recently to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. She...

Feb. 21, 2017

Rep. Andrew Barkis provides you with another edition of the Barkis Breakdown. In this legislative video update, Rep. Barkis discusses policy cutoff, along with some legislation he's been working on. Thanks...

Feb. 21, 2017

Welcome to the current broadcast of the Barkis Breakdown! Here, we will discuss the many education plans that have been put before both the House and the Senate. With these plans,...

Feb. 6, 2017

Rep. Andrew Barkis' first bill, House Bill 1027, passed the House floor on Thursday. Before the unanimous 98-0 vote, Barkis participated in a time-honored tradition of a little friendly hazing from...

Feb. 2, 2017

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, provides an inside look at the fight over education funding at the state Capitol, including the push for billions of dollars of new and increased taxes, and...

Jan. 25, 2017

Rep. Andrew Barkis provides you with his latest video update. Today is Inauguration Day. Rep. Barkis will also update you on House Bill 1352.

Jan. 20, 2017

Rep. Andrew Barkis sponsors Olympia teen to serve as page in the state House. Dylan Thresher, of Timberline High School, had the honor of participating in the House of Representatives page...

Jan. 20, 2017

Rep. Andrew Barkis appointed assistant ranking member of the House Community Development, Housing and Tribal Affairs committee; also to serve on Business and Financial Services and Commerce an Gaming committees.

Dec. 29, 2016