Rep. Andrew Barkis' News & Media


Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, discusses several hot topics issues facing the Legislature as the 2020 session heads into week 2: transportation, housing, and the power of public involvement. Tune in to...

Jan. 21, 2020

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, joins host Austin Jenkins from TVW's Inside Olympia, alongside House Transportation Committee Chair Rep. Jake Fey, to discuss the impacts of I-976 and how to implement $30...

Jan. 17, 2020

Barkis: “We have put solutions on the table that would respect the will of the voters and meet future transportation needs.” Washington House Republicans have unveiled a plan that would implement...

Jan. 15, 2020

While the voter-approved $30-dollar car tab initiative remains tied up in the courts, House Republicans in Olympia are preparing legislation that would implement the lower fees and establish a new funding...

Jan. 11, 2020

Rep. Andrew Barkis, ranking member on the House Transportation Committee, kicks off the 2020 legislative session with vision on how House Republicans will work hard to make Washington state affordable for...

Jan. 8, 2020

Rep. Andrew Barkis, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, talks with KELA's Peter Abbarno about recent passage of I-976, the new project delay list which seems punitive against voters, and...

Nov. 27, 2019

Speaking on KVI Radio with Kirby Wilbur, Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, touts the efforts of landlords/property owners who are working hard to change the narrative and misinformation being distributed against them...

Oct. 16, 2019

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, gave the following presentation at the Association of Washington Business Housing Forum in Bellevue on July 8, 2019. In the presentation, he identified five tools to make...

July 10, 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