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In his latest Barkis Breakdown video, 2nd District Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Yelm, provides an overview of the 2024 legislative session and touches on a wide range of topics, including:

April 1, 2024

Rep. Andrew Barkis, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, speaks in favor of the supplemental transportation budget proposal, which was crafted in a bipartisan manner. He dives into the complexities...

Feb. 27, 2024

State Representative Andrew Barkis discusses the pressing issues facing Washington’s ferry system, highlighting his proposal as a solution for immediate action. House Bill 2498 calls on Governor Jay Inslee to declare...

Feb. 21, 2024

Rep. Andrew Barkis serves as the ranking member on the House Transportation Committee. On this week’s edition of The Impact, he sits down with host Mike McClanahan and Transportation Committee Chair...

Feb. 16, 2024

2nd District Rep. Andrew Barkis spoke out forcefully against the House Democrats’ rent control bill, which was approved 54-43 last night. Barkis: “Remember, Madam Speaker, you cannot have a tenant without...

Feb. 14, 2024

House Republican Reps. April Connors and Andrew Barkis recap the debate (watch our mashup here) and passage of House Bill 2114, the Democrats’ misguided rent control bill. Reps. Connors and Barkis,...

Feb. 13, 2024

Earlier this week, 2nd District Rep. Andrew Barkis joined ARC Seattle to discuss two bills he’s sponsored this session aimed at cracking down on graffiti taggers. House Bill 1800 would provide...

Feb. 10, 2024

With a 97-0 vote yesterday, the Washington State House of Representatives approved a bill sponsored by Rep. Andrew Barkis that seeks to hold graffiti taggers accountable and curb vandalism throughout the...

Feb. 7, 2024

In his latest Barkis Breakdown video, 2nd District Rep. Andrew Barkis discusses the following topics:

Feb. 6, 2024

Rep. Andrew Barkis, who is intently focused on fixing Washington’s housing crisis, recently sat down with TVW’s Austin Jenkins to discuss the issue. One of the first bills passed by the...

Feb. 2, 2024