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 have joined the state Senate this year after six terms in the state House. 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.

I hope you’ll use my Web site as a resource to finding out more about the work I do in Olympia and ways you can contact me. Click on “sponsored bills” to learn more about the bills I have sponsored or co-sponsored. Please sign up for my e-newsletter to receive periodic updates on legislative and statewide issues.

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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Latest News

Creating a Department of Children, Youth and Families Creating a Department of Children, Youth and Families
The following newsletter was sent to subscribers to Sen. Walsh’s Report from Olympia March 3, 2017. To subscribe to Sen. Walsh’s newsletter, click here. Dear friends and neighbors, One of the big-picture proposals before this year’s Legislature is the creation of a new Department of Children, Youth and Families. This agency...
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Senate approves Walsh bill expanding dental coverage for pregnant women, diabetics Senate approves Walsh bill expanding dental coverage for pregnant women, diabetics
OLYMPIA – The state Senate approved a bill Wednesday that would expand dental coverage for some of the state’s neediest Medicaid recipients – and likely save the state money in the long run. Senate Bill 5540, sponsored by Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla Walla, would make it easier for pregnant women...
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Senate, House pass resolutions honoring Gina Grant Bull Senate, House pass resolutions honoring Gina Grant Bull
OLYMPIA – Both chambers of the Washington Legislature Wednesday passed resolutions honoring Gina Grant Bull, the Walla Walla native who rose to become page supervisor for the state House of Representatives. Bull, who died in October at age 57, was recalled as a core member of the legislative family after...
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Committee OK’s Walsh bill launching dental program for pregnant women, diabetics Committee OK’s Walsh bill launching dental program for pregnant women, diabetics
OLYMPIA – A bill launching an adult dental program for diabetic or pregnant Medicaid recipients cleared the Senate Health Care committee Thursday, aimed at expanding coverage of oral health needs for some of the state’s neediest. Senate Bill 5540, sponsored by Sen. Maureen Walsh, R-Walla Walla, would utilize an innovative...
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