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The 2016 legislative session is under way, and things are already moving quickly. This is a supplemental budget year, which means our task is addressing emergency appropriations and other small adjustments...

Jan. 25, 2016

A bill that would reduce the state bonding timeline for transportation projects from 30 years to 15 years received a public hearing March 25. House Bill 1989 was sponsored by Rep....

March 26, 2013

Washington House Republicans want six economic and transportation reforms before they consider a House Democratic package to raise the state gas tax by 10 cents. The minority party’s plan would create...

March 7, 2013

Rep. Mark Hargrove, the assistant lead Republican on the House Transportation Committee, outlines several legislative proposals he will support to bring about reforms and efficiencies in transportation projects.

March 5, 2013

A bipartisan bill to require regional transit boards, such as Sound Transit, to have elected board members was introduced by Rep. Mark Hargrove, R-Covington.

Feb. 19, 2013

As part of his 2011 legislative committee assignments, Rep. Mark Hargrove was appointed to serve as the assistant ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee. The powerful committee is tasked with...

Jan. 19, 2011