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Lawmakers adjourned sine die on Sunday, April 25, spending a record $58.9 billion over the 2019-21 biennium, an increase of $7 billion or 13.6%. The operating budget passed on a party-line...

April 25, 2021

With the 2021 legislative session winding down, 4th District lawmakers voted in support of a strong, bipartisan 2021-23 capital budget. securing more than $16.8 million in funds for community projects and other...

April 24, 2021

Legislation to prioritize the preservation and maintenance of state roads and highways passed the House Transportation Committee today. Rep. Bob McCaslin, R-Spokane and prime sponsor of House Bill 1137 called it...

Feb. 22, 2021

Legislation introduced this week in Olympia would officially prioritize road preservation and maintenance in state transportation planning. Rep. Bob McCaslin, R-Spokane Valley and prime sponsor of House Bill 2285, said with...

Jan. 16, 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

Rep. Bob McCaslin, R-Spokane Valley, has introduced legislation this session to support cost-effective professional development of early learning providers. His bill, House Bill 2284, allows day care providers various options to...

Jan. 14, 2020

Improvements to I-90 in the eastern Spokane Valley and other public works construction for the 4th Legislative District were among many projects OK'd by lawmakers as they passed capital and transportation...

April 28, 2019

Rep. Matt Shea and Rep. Bob McCaslin are inviting 4th District citizens to join them Wednesday, March 27, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. for a telephone town hall. “This is...

March 25, 2019

Finding affordable, quality child care has become increasingly difficult in Washington state, especially in the Spokane region, says 4th Legislative District state representative Bob McCaslin. “The child care industry in our...

Feb. 7, 2019

House Republican Reps. Bob McCaslin, R-Spokane Valley, and David Taylor, R-Moxee, joined five other Washington state lawmakers in sending the following letter to Washington Department of Commerce Director Brian Bonlender expressing...

April 5, 2018