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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

Rep. Jacqueline Maycumber, R-Republic, discusses House Bill 1499 which would legalize possession of hard drugs, taking a stand against crime, and concerns over public safety.

Feb. 18, 2021

I'm fighting to prevent tax increases on working families and small businesses. The majority party in both the House and Senate have introduced several bills this session to increase taxes. They...

Feb. 16, 2021

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, discusses her efforts to help first responders get mental health assistance, a career development bill for law enforcement, and specialized responses to mental health crisis calls. Wash....

Feb. 12, 2021

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber proposes to reshape the future of law enforcement by proactively embracing community policing.  Her legislation, House Bill 1001, would create a grant program for law enforcement to reach out...

Feb. 10, 2021

A bill that would encourage more people to seek careers in law enforcement has gained unanimous approval in the state House of Representatives. John Sattgast reports. Wash. House Republicans · 02-10-21...

Feb. 10, 2021

'This legislation allows us to proactively embrace community policing and could shape what our police force looks like for the next generation,' says Maycumber Legislation to establish a professional development outreach...

Feb. 10, 2021

Joining John Carlson on KVI, Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, questions the timing of an 18-cent gas tax and other Democrat-proposed measures that would raise gas prices. Maycumber also weighs in on...

Feb. 1, 2021

The 2021 legislative session is a remote one with committee testimony, floor debates and voting all being done remotely, for the most part. There are only a couple staffers and a...

Jan. 25, 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