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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

Rep. Condotta discusses the wrap up on committee work for House bills, the Senate's plan to force a vote on a revenue bill, and the House Democrat McCleary plan along with...

March 5, 2017

12th District Reps. Cary Condotta, R-Wenatchee, and Mike Steele, R-Chelan, discuss negotiating the McCleary decision, and anticipating the upcoming fiscal cutoff. The Hirst decision is also addressed.

March 3, 2017

Reps. Cary Condotta, R-Wenatchee, and Mike Steele, R-Chelan, discuss education funding on KOZI. They talk about concerns citizens in Seattle and, Snohomish and Pierce counties are voicing about new Sound Transit...

March 3, 2017

Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, and Rep. Cary Condotta, R-Wenatchee, appear on KOZI to discuss the issue of meeting the requirement of funding K-12 education in Washington state.

Feb. 24, 2017

Reps. Cary Condotta, R-Wenatchee, and Mike Steele, R-Chelan, talk about recent development as the legislature works toward a solution on funding K-12 education in compliance with the McCleary decision handed down...

Feb. 24, 2017

Rep. Cary Condotta, R-Wenatchee, and Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, explain the policy cutoff for proposed legislation and how it affects the legislature. The House Republican education proposal is also assessed, and...

Feb. 17, 2017

Rep. Cary Condotta, R-Wenatchee, and Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, give an overview of budget negotiations, including funding K-12 education. A tourism promotion bill is also discussed.

Feb. 17, 2017

Rep. Cary Condotta's Legislative Update – he discusses his meeting with OSPI leader Chris Reykdal, his legislation exempting certain law enforcement officers from the hunter education training program and civility in politics.  

Feb. 14, 2017

Rep. Cary Condotta, R-Wenatchee, and Rep. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, discuss the upcoming policy cutoff on KOZI. They also address the budget proposals and funding education. Both representatives also discuss some legislation...

Feb. 10, 2017