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In this edition of the “Barkis Breakdown,” Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, gives you the major “highs and lows” in this wrap-up of the 2018 legislative session. He also provides you with...

April 6, 2018

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, sits down with seatmate, Rep. J.T. Wilcox, R-Yelm, to discuss policy they've each been working, and the status of bills moving through the Legislature as we enter...

Feb. 27, 2018

The equation is quite simple: economic growth + increased revenue = no new or raised taxes. If it is that simple, why on earth are we even talking about raising taxes...

Jan. 31, 2018

House Republicans advocate for solutions that will provide real relief from high car-tab fees as a result of Sound Transit 3.

Jan. 24, 2018

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, brings you another edition of the “Barkis Breakdown” from under the dome in Olympia. Up on deck this edition: affordable housing, Barkis bills of importance, and a...

Jan. 19, 2018

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, gives you a preview of his agenda for the upcoming 2018 session. Affordable housing is one of his focuses and he explains why. It's also that time...

Dec. 8, 2017

In this edition of the Barkis Breakdown, 2nd District Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, breaks down the longest session in state history – 193 days to be exact. He discusses where the...

Aug. 3, 2017

Rep. Andrew Barkis provides an update on what's left to accomplish 'under the dome' in the remaining few days of the 2017 legislative session. Thanks for tuning in to this edition...

April 19, 2017

Second District Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, sits down with TVW to share his legislative goals.

April 3, 2017

In this edition of the Barkis Breakdown, Rep. Andrew Barkis talks real numbers, the importance of having a balanced budget, and ensuring the state lives within its means.

March 31, 2017