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Talking about mental health support of the strongest and most courageous people in our communities can be difficult or taboo.  The men and women in blue spend much of their day...

Feb. 24, 2021

Special to The Newport Miner (published 2/3/21) The majority party in the House released their transportation budget recently, including a gas tax increase and several other fees.  If approved, Washington state...

Feb. 3, 2021

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, explains why she voted for a relief bill stabilizing unemployment insurance rates for businesses and increasing wages for low income earners. Maycumber also discusses her opposition to...

Feb. 1, 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

'This bill allows patients to keep more of their money and provides some measure of certainty about the cost of insulin moving forward,' says Maycumber Governor Jay Inslee signed legislation today...

April 3, 2020

A bill that will help individuals and families dealing with diabetes to afford the life-saving drug, insulin, is on its way to the governor. John Sattgast filed this report from Olympia....

March 10, 2020

'This is a great day for the thousands of individuals and families dealing with diabetes,' says Maycumber The Washington State Legislature passed a measure today to limit the amount of money...

March 9, 2020

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, discusses how the House is addressing coronavirus concerns and the vote on a controversial sex education bill. Maycumber also gives an update on her law enforcement and...

March 6, 2020

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, explains her bills addressing a variety of topics from wildfires to reducing the total cost of insulin. In light of the recent budget revenue forecast, Maycumber shares...

Feb. 24, 2020