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On Friday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation introduced by Rep. Keith Goehner that will extend a property tax exemption to those who qualify and have a detached accessory dwelling unit (ADU)....

March 20, 2024

House Republican Deputy Leader Mike Steele and Rep. Keith Goehner have announced the inclusion of more than $26 million in district-funded projects in the 2024 supplemental capital budget, 2ESSB 5949. The...

March 6, 2024

Legislation that would add ‘detached’ accessory dwelling units (ADUs) to property that qualifies for the senior citizen and disabled persons property tax exemption passed the Senate on Friday.  House Bill 2375, sponsored...

March 5, 2024

With a few hours to spare before the house of origin cutoff deadline on Tuesday, Rep. Keith Goehner had two bills pass the state House of Representatives. The House unanimously passed...

Feb. 14, 2024

House Bill 2257, sponsored by 12th District Rep. Keith Goehner which would create the Backcountry Search and Rescue Account, passed the state House of Representatives unanimously on Tuesday. Goehner said the...

Feb. 13, 2024

Reps. Mike Steele, R-Chelan, and Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, are inviting 12th District citizens to join them for a virtual town hall meeting on Monday, Feb. 19, at 6:30 p.m. The lawmakers will give an...

Feb. 8, 2024

Legislation that would support back country search and rescue organizations and volunteers through the creation of a grant program had a public hearing in the House Innovation, Community and Economic Development,...

Jan. 22, 2024

12th District Rep. Keith Goehner has introduced legislation that would help inform motorists how much cap and trade adds to gasoline and diesel prices in Washington state. Goehner has introduced legislation in the...

Jan. 8, 2024

Rep. Keith Goehner recently noticed his calendar had an upcoming meeting request with Career and Technical Education (CTE) representatives to discuss funding needs. Not long after, he heard the news the...

Nov. 17, 2023

The Washington State Department of Ecology (DOE) announced Thursday it will pursue linking the state’s cap-and-trade program with the California-Quebec market in an effort to lower prices for carbon dioxide emissions...

Nov. 2, 2023