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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

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

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

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, sounds the alarm on tax proposals that would increase gas prices and car tab fees, and calls instead for funding transportation through vehicle sales and taxes paid...

Jan. 26, 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

Rep. Maycumber discusses the state's $2.4 billion surplus, the recently released House Democratic budget proposal, and the need for $30 car tabs and significant property tax relief.

Feb. 25, 2020

Rep. Jacquelin Maycumber, R-Republic, joins Kirby Wilbur on KVI to give an update on gun control legislation and explain how Democrats are rejecting $30 car tabs while embracing multiple measures that...

Feb. 3, 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

Jan. 8, 2020