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Legislation sponsored by 12th District Rep. Keith Goehner that will allow port districts, which have been functionally consolidated, to adopt a unified levy was signed into law by Gov. Inslee on...

May 3, 2023

House lawmakers have unanimously approved the state's 2023-25 capital budget. The biennial construction, repair, and infrastructure funding plan, Senate Bill 5200, appropriates a total of $8.98 billion in funding, $4.18 billion...

April 21, 2023

The Washington State House of Representatives recently approved a bill that allows police to engage in vehicular pursuits of criminal suspects on a very limited basis. In 2021, the Legislature passed...

April 11, 2023

On Monday, Reps. Mike Steele and Keith Goehner announced the capital budget released by the state House of Representatives includes more than $175 million in 12th District projects. The House-proposed budget,...

March 27, 2023

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 Thursday, March 16, at 7 p.m. The lawmakers will be giving...

March 6, 2023

Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, has been appointed to the Washington State Building Code Council (SBCC) by House Speaker Laurie Jinkins. Goehner, who serves as the ranking Republican on the House Local Government...

Feb. 8, 2023

On Tuesday, the House Local Government Committee passed legislation that would add climate change and resiliency goals to the Growth Management Act (GMA). House Bill 1181 would impose new requirements on...

Jan. 26, 2023

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 Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 6 p.m. The lawmakers will be giving...

Jan. 24, 2023

Rep. Keith Goehner, R-Dryden, will continue to lead Republicans on the Local Government Committee in the state House of Representatives. Washington State House Republicans recently announced their committee assignments for the upcoming 2023 legislative...

Dec. 19, 2022

Rep. Mike Steele, ranking member and lead negotiator on the House Capital Budget Committee, and Rep. Keith Goehner are pleased to announce today's committee approval of the 2022 supplemental capital budget....

Feb. 24, 2022