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Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, explains why he voted in favor of the permanent waiver program for high school seniors and why he is sponsoring House Bill 1336, which aims to bring...

Jan. 28, 2021

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, shares an update on a proposed waiver program for high school students, House Bill 1121. The legislation was created in response to the coronavirus restrictions that affected...

Jan. 26, 2021

With parents eager to see their children return to school, Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, explains how he signed onto a bicameral, bipartisan letter by ranking committee members and chairs requesting Gov....

Jan. 21, 2021

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, shares info on the virtual 2021 legislative session. The 13th District lawmaker also discusses his new assignment as the lead Republican on the House Education Committee and...

Jan. 13, 2021

In this podcast, Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, talks with host Kelley Payne about his new role as ranking Republican on the House Education Committee and his bout with coronavirus. Wash. House...

Jan. 11, 2021

We’ve reached the end of the regularly scheduled 2020 session. For the past several days my colleagues and I have been deliberating and voting on bills. The amount of work that...

March 12, 2020

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, talks about his opposition to the majority party's controversial sex education bill and supplemental operating budget. The 13th District lawmaker also discusses future plans after the legislative...

March 6, 2020

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, discusses the Republican supplemental operating budget proposal, the comprehensive sex education bill, and a bill that would place limits on high-capacity magazines.

Feb. 28, 2020

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, talks about increasing security technology at Central Washington University and supporting STEM programs statewide.

Feb. 7, 2020

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, discusses a recent capital budget request to fund upgraded security at Central Washington University. The 13th District lawmaker also shares information on STEM curriculum and education for...

Feb. 4, 2020