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In this edition of the Barkis Breakdown, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, talks about what he's been up to during interim as he works hard for the people of the 2nd District,...

Sept. 20, 2019

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, provides a detailed description of the 2019-2021 transportation budget. He also gives details about the ongoing concerns with the recent veto actions by Gov. Inslee and the...

June 21, 2019

Reps. J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, and Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, provide some detail into the work done on the affordable housing issue facing our state. Rep. Barkis provides further detail on the work...

June 21, 2019

In this edition of the Barkis Breakdown, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, gives a breakdown of the good, bad and ugly of the 2019 legislative session, which concluded on April 28. He...

May 9, 2019

It's late in the night on Friday, April 26. Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, provides a late night, real-time update from the wings of the House chamber on the new tax proposals...

April 26, 2019

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, provides his final remarks before the passage of Senate Bill 5600 and why he could not support the bill. This bill seeks to reform current landlord-tenant law.

April 18, 2019

During floor debate on Senate Bill 5600, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, speaks on his amendment and the importance of the 7-day pay-or-vacate notice. In his argument, he describes how 7-days is...

April 18, 2019

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, joins host Mike McClanahan from TVW's The Impact, alongside other transportation leaders, to discuss the two transportation budget proposals introduced by the House and Senate, where current...

April 18, 2019

In this Barkis Breakdown, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, gives you a brief overview of the two budgets recently voted on in the House chamber: 2019-21 operating and transportation budgets. He also...

April 1, 2019

During recent House floor debate, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, provided the following remarks on the final passage of the 2019-21 House transportation budget. This $10 billion biennial budget funds infrastructure projects...

April 1, 2019