Rep. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla Walla.

Thanks for visiting my Web site. It’s a great honor to serve the people of the beautiful 16th District. I spend a lot of time listening to constituents about the needs of our communities. This important feedback helps me refine my priorities as your state senator, including:

  • Creating and preserving jobs;
  • Working to help empower parents to be their kids’ first teachers and making sure all kids are prepared and excited about entering kindergarten;
  • Addressing agricultural needs and concerns;
  • Making health care more affordable and accessible;
  • Preparing students for our diverse economy; and
  • Responsible state budgeting that cares for our senior citizens and the most vulnerable.

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I always welcome your feedback and make a point to respond to all your calls, e-mails, letters, and visits. Don’t ever hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns you might have. I look forward to hearing from you.

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New Department of Children, Youth and Families brings fresh approach, Walsh says New Department of Children, Youth and Families brings fresh approach, Walsh says
OLYMPIA – State Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla Walla, said Saturday Washington’s new Department of Children, Youth and Families will bring a fresh approach to the problems of the state’s at-risk families – and offer a greater chance of success. The new department, authorized early Saturday morning during the final hours...
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Walsh page-scholarship bill signed by governor Walsh page-scholarship bill signed by governor
Walsh page-scholarship bill signed by governor Walsh inmate education, welfare job-training bills also enacted OLYMPIA – A bill creating a page scholarship program in memory of Walla Walla native Gina Grant Bull was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee Tuesday. Senate Bill 5346, sponsored by Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla...
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Session ends in fizzle – we’ll be back! Session ends in fizzle – we’ll be back!
 The following newsletter was sent to subscribers to Sen. Walsh’s Report from Olympia April 21, 2017. To subscribe to Sen. Walsh’s newsletter, click here.     Dear friends and neighbors, After nearly four months’ work in Olympia, our regular legislative session has come to an end, yet we’re still not finished....
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Walsh bills clear Legislature: Page scholarships, vocational training, inmate education Walsh bills clear Legislature: Page scholarships, vocational training, inmate education
Page-scholarship program honors memory of Gina Grant Bull OLYMPIA – Lawmakers this week gave final approval to three bills sponsored by Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla Walla, launching a legislative-page scholarship program, expanding vocational-training opportunities for welfare recipients, and authorizing 2-year associate-degree programs for inmates at Washington prisons. The bills now...
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