Rep. Keith Goehner's Email Updates


After more than six weeks in Olympia, the majority party in the House and Senate have announced they will permit hearings on three of the six initiatives submitted to the Legislature...

Feb. 23, 2024

The Legislature has begun the sixth week of the 60-day legislative session. We are concluding several days of House floor action, as representatives have been caucusing and voting on several amendments...

Feb. 14, 2024

We are in week four of the 60-day 2024 legislative session. Six initiatives are now certified by the Secretary of State’s Office and officially before the Legislature for consideration. After each...

Feb. 1, 2024

I want to thank those who attended the Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce legislative preview on Dec. 12. Approximately 80 people attended the meeting. In fact, the Chamber had to change...

Jan. 10, 2024

Last month I was fortunate enough to host the House of Representatives Local Government Committee in North Central Washington. When the Legislature adjourns, the committees legislators serve on will often hold...

Nov. 17, 2023

The summer season seems to be going fast. I hope you have had the opportunity to enjoy some vacation time and be with loved ones. There are a number of things...

Aug. 4, 2023

After 15 weeks of being in session, we adjourned on April 23, the scheduled end of the 105-day session. It has been an honor to serve you and be your voice...

May 11, 2023

The cherry trees are in bloom on the Capitol Campus in Olympia, and that usually means it is budget time in the legislative session. In the last week all three House...

April 7, 2023

The legislative session is more than halfway complete. Last week was the “house of origin” cutoff. That means bills that have not passed out of the chamber where they originated are...

March 15, 2023

I want to thank everyone who participated in the Zoom Virtual Town Hall event Rep. Mike Steele and I held on Feb. 1. We had over 150 people online from all...

Feb. 15, 2023