Former Rep. Cary Condotta's Email Updates

March 8 was house-of-origin cutoff. Bills that are not passed out of the House as of that date are likely “dead” for the session, unless they are deemed necessary to implement the budget. Then...

March 13, 2017

This is a busy time of session. We recently finished the policy committee cutoff  – where bills needed to be passed out of their respective policy committees or they are likely “dead”...

Feb. 23, 2017

Since my last update, education proposals to address the state Supreme Court McCleary order have emerged. In fact, a public hearing was held on both proposals in the House Appropriations Committee. There...

Feb. 8, 2017

The 2017 legislative session is underway. Once again, legislators will have to work together as the majorities in both the House and Senate are by razor-thin margins. Democrats control the House 50-48 and the...

Jan. 31, 2017

Rep. Cary Condotta's end of special session email update - he discusses operating and capital budget, governor vetoes, L&I elevator rules, and a thank you to Sen. Parlette

April 18, 2016

Rep. Condotta's end of regular session update. Budget negotiations, transportation budget, governor vetoes and session successes

March 17, 2016

Rep. Cary Condotta session update: budget proposals, policy body cams and property taxes

Feb. 27, 2016

Rep. Cary Condotta: session update, straight budget talk, part 2; Condotta talks budget numbers and economic revenue forecast

Feb. 19, 2016

Rep. Cary Condotta session update - straight budget talk, marijuana regulations, initiatives and minimum wage

Feb. 12, 2016

Condotta email update Feb. 1, 2016 discusses a bill to tie Boeing tax breaks to Washington jobs, two-thirds tax increase, charter schools, and his tourism bill.

Feb. 2, 2016