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With just three days left in the 2021 legislative session, 13th District legislators gave their approval to a new two-year spending plan for capital projects around the state. Sen. Judy Warnick...

April 27, 2021

Current Washington law provides a sales tax exemption for the construction of structures used solely as agricultural housing. Senate Bill 5396 would lower the threshold to 50% for agricultural housing, but...

April 11, 2021

Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and Reps. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, and Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, are inviting citizens from the 13th District to join them for a one-hour virtual town hall...

March 15, 2021

Beginning today, large parts of the Central Puget Sound region will enter “Phase 2” of Governor Inslee's latest reopening plan, the “Roadmap to Recovery.” State Sen. Judy Warnick, Rep. Tom Dent...

Feb. 1, 2021

Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, has been appointed as the lead Republican on the House Education Committee, which considers issues relating to K-12 education.

Dec. 21, 2020

It’s been three weeks since the nation’s official Census Day, and the move by the U.S. Census Bureau to initially seek information using an online form (available at http://www.2020census.gov) hasn’t meant...

April 21, 2020

The state Legislature gave final approval to Senate Bill 6068, sponsored by Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and co-sponsored by her seatmates, Reps. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, and Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake....

March 19, 2020

The state Legislature has adjourned on time and approved a supplemental capital budget for 2020 that includes significant investments for the 13th Legislative District totaling just over $3.7 million. The biennial...

March 13, 2020

With the opening of his district office in Quincy, residents have direct access to meet with 13th Legislative District Representative Alex Ybarra and his staff. Ybarra maintained an office in Olympia...

May 10, 2019

A bill authored by Rep. Alex Ybarra, R-Quincy, giving colleges and universities more flexibility in admitting education applicants was signed into law today by Gov. Jay Inslee. The measure changes the...

April 24, 2019