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Olympia Update

A session of fixes, funding, and fighting for our constituents

By Sen. Mark Schoesler, Rep. Mary Dye, and Rep. Joe Schmick

OLYMPIA–The 2022 legislative session ended March 10 and is now in the history books. It’s time to reflect on the 60-day session and our work on your behalf.

One of the first issues addressed was the unpopular and unfair mandatory long-term care insurance plan and payroll tax which was to kick in on Jan. 1. Rep. Schmick cosponsored legisla...