Rep. Alex Ybarra's News & Media


Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, joins Capitol Report to discuss how some school districts were negatively affected by the new K-12 funding formula. Ybarra explains the Republican-sponsored “hold harmless” amendment that would...

April 5, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, joins KIT to discuss energy policy and his concerns about higher electric bills in his district, the chances of a special session, and education funding.

April 2, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, joins Capitol Report to discuss the Democrats' proposed tax increases, and how they will impact his district.

March 29, 2019

The state House of Representatives approved a resolution Wednesday that honors a Kittitas County sheriff's deputy who was killed in the line of duty. Kelley Payne reports from the state Capitol....

March 28, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, joins Capitol Report to discuss house of origin cutoff, Latino Legislative Day, and recently proposed tax increases.

March 22, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy shares information on recent House deadlines and the passage of his bill addressing basic skills assessments for teachers. The 13th District lawmaker also discusses Latino Day in...

March 21, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, joins Capitol Report to discuss the low carbon fuel standard, an increase to the gas tax of 16 cents-per-gallon, and the impact it will have on farmers...

March 15, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Yakima, speaks on the House floor in support House Bill 1621. The 13th District lawmaker's bill addressing basic skills assessment for teacher preparation programs was unanimously approved by...

March 13, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, joins Capitol Report to discuss his legislation that will encourage more people to join the education profession to reduce the teacher shortage.

March 8, 2019

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, discusses the House's unanimous approval of his bill addressing basic skills assessment for teacher preparation programs. The 13th District lawmaker says the changes would encourage more applicants,...

March 8, 2019