Rep. Dick Muri's Email Updates


After the longest legislative session in state history, 193-days, the Legislature successfully approved the state’s operating and transportation budgets. The two-year, $43.7 billion state operating budget makes a number of critical...

Aug. 4, 2017

As the second special session draws to a close, negotiators continue to work on the best plan for the state’s operating budget. The operating budget covers the general day-to-day expenses of...

June 13, 2017

Early in the session, I began working with my colleagues in the House Republican caucus, and the Senate, to get real relief for people from the exorbitant taxes associated with the...

April 17, 2017

It will be important for Republicans and Democrats to sit down together and come to agreement on budgeting priorities. I'm hopeful by working together we can accomplish the task at hand...

March 30, 2017

In the era of electronic communications, face-to-face meetings are still the best way to hear about the needs of our communities. I will be co-hosting a Town Hall meeting with my...

March 7, 2017

Education funding is a complex issue. Since 2012, Washington state has increased K-12 education funding by 36%. Now we need to tackle the remaining piece of the puzzle – addressing the...

Feb. 17, 2017

Creating, proposing and drafting laws is one of the most important aspects of our work at the state Legislature. All laws begin as bills. And, all bills begin as ideas. Ideas...

Jan. 26, 2017

Rep. Dick Muri shares his thoughts on National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (LEAD) and expresses his support and appreciation for the work of law enforcement.

Jan. 13, 2017

Rep. Dick Muri's legislative update with news about the governor's proposed budget for 2017-19 biennium.

Jan. 13, 2017

Rep. Dick Muri shares information on the 2016 supplemental operating and capital budgets.

April 28, 2016