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Week Overview General Update During week four of the 2021 legislative session we saw continuation of public hearings on bills as well as...

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Week Overview General Update Week three of session continued with a focus on policy committee activity that again included work sessions,...

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Week Overview General Update The second week of the legislative session saw more work sessions and hearings, committee votes on bills (known...

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Week Overview General Update The legislature convened for the 2021 legislative session on Monday, January 11th. Given the COVID-19 pandemic,...

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BUDGET AND TAXES The business community, especially small, locally owned businesses, have been se- verely impacted by the Covid-19 crisis. Many are...

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TRANSPORTATION Highway maintenance, capacity and safety improvements beyond the Connecting Washington funding package passed in 2015 are needed,...

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ECONOMIC REVITALIZATION The COVID-19 pandemic is negatively affecting small businesses across our state, and East King County was the first...

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Bellevue Chamber 2020 Legislative Session – 2020 End of Session Report 2020 Session Summary At 8:00pm on March 12th, the legislature...

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Week Overview General Update Opposite house fiscal cutoff was on Monday, March 2nd, which means any bill that did not pass out of the fiscal...

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Week Overview General Update The past week was packed with every type of session activity. The flurry started on Monday when the Senate released...

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Week Overview General Update Tuesday, February 11th marked the second cutoff of session – House of Origin Fiscal Cutoff. By this date all...

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Week Overview General Update Friday, February 7th marked the first cutoff of session where all bills had to move out of the policy committee in the...

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