Former Rep. Cary Condotta's News & Media


Ten years ago, I was serving as the ranking Republican on the House Labor and Commerce Committee in the Washington State Legislature. That session, we began collaborative efforts to come up...

Sept. 15, 2017

Just hours before the end of the state's fiscal cycle Friday, the Washington House of Representatives passed a two-year state operating budget of $43.7 billion. Senate Bill 5883 was approved by a vote of...

June 30, 2017

Reps. Cary Condotta and Mike Steele, both R-Chelan, talk with KPQ's Michael Knight about frustrations of deciding a budget on the last day of the state's fiscal cycle.

June 30, 2017

Reps. Cary Condotta and Mike Steele, both R-Chelan, talk with KOZI's Jay Witherbee about the compromise state operating budget agreement reached in the Legislature and their concerns about the taxes that...

June 30, 2017

It will take a third special session for the Washington State Legislature to finish its business this year. Negotiations continue on the operating budget with the centerpiece of the spending plan...

June 22, 2017

Consumers will soon know exactly how much fuel tax they are paying when pulling up to the pump. In the transportation budget signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Jay Inslee is the...

May 18, 2017

Gov. Jay Inslee has signed two bills into law prime-sponsored by Rep. Cary Condotta. House Bill 1038 will allow small wineries to increase the number of locations where they may serve samples of their...

May 16, 2017

Rep. Condotta discusses the latest budget negotiations, education funding, his fuel tax transparency legislation, internet privacy and other bills.

April 20, 2017

Rep. Condotta talks with Charter Local Edition Host Dana Cowley about small business issues before the Legislature. He also discusses the proposed operating budget and massive tax increases in the House...

April 13, 2017

Rep. Condotta discusses what is going on with budgets, the Hirst decision – the court decision with major water implications – and other legislation in the final couple weeks of the...

April 13, 2017