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Environment & Parks

The 2021 session began with chain link fences and national guard troops around the state capital. It ended with little fanfare on Sunday as only a handful of us were in...

April 29, 2021

Reps. Jacquelin Maycumber and Joel Kretz, along with Sen. Shelly Short, give a 2020 legislative session review for their 7th Legislative District constituents.

May 6, 2020

As we have responded to the tragic situation brought on by the new coronavirus, our lives have changed to protect the most vulnerable because we value them and we care. Our...

May 5, 2020

New, expensive program could raise the cost of gas by 57 cents for Washingtonians House Democrats passed controversial legislation today that would create a low-carbon fuel standard mandate in Washington state....

Jan. 29, 2020

While the 2019 legislative session is over, my work on your behalf continues. The spring and summer months have been filled with constituent meetings, tours, town halls, meetings with other state,...

Aug. 22, 2019

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, joins Capitol Report to discuss the latest efforts to remove the lower Snake River dams. Maycumber explains that despite studies that show no benefit to removing the...

April 12, 2019

Last fall, the majority of voters in my legislative district voted against Initiative 1631, the carbon tax scheme.  In the three northeast counties, the percentage of people voting no were: Ferry...

March 27, 2019

Rep. Maycumber talks about three bad bills coming out of Olympia: Low Carbon Fuel Standard, the “check-the-box” primary bill, and the the public option health care legislation.

March 21, 2019

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, joins Capitol Report to discuss the low carbon fuel standard bill and how it will raise taxes and hurt consumers in Washington.

March 15, 2019

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber responds to Gov. Jay Inslee's State of the State address by focusing on the people paying the bills for his increase in state government spending.

Jan. 23, 2019