Rep. Liz Pike's News & Media


I share the frustrations of many that the Legislature adjourned July 20 after a record 193 days in session without passing a capital construction budget. This $4 billion budget funds statewide infrastructure...

Aug. 7, 2017

A measure that would change the state's Growth Management Act (GMA) to allow limited development along the Chelatchie Prairie Railroad in Clark County and short-line rail in Okanogan County was signed into...

July 6, 2017

The Washington House of Representatives took action Friday to pass a new state operating budget, an education funding bill and a measure that would increase several taxes. Senate Bill 5883 enacts a...

June 30, 2017

Rep. Liz Pike, R-Camas, talks with KXL's Lars Larson about the Senate passing a bill that would allow limited development along short-line rail in Clark County. The bill is a companion...

June 14, 2017

The Washington State Senate voted Tuesday to approve a bill that would change the state's Growth Management Act (GMA) to allow limited development along the Chelatchie Prairie Railroad in Clark County. Senate...

June 14, 2017

Rep. Liz Pike tells KXL's Lars Larson she's not giving up on seeking legislation to create jobs along the Chelatchie Railroad in Clark County, even though Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed her...

May 22, 2017

Rep. Liz Pike issued the following statement today after Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed her measure, House Bill 1504. The measure would have allowed limited development of freight rail dependent facilities along the Chelatchie...

May 16, 2017

Rep. Liz Pike has scheduled the second in a series of “Transportation Solutions” Town Hall meetings for May 20 to hear from 18th District constituents about local transportation issues and concerns....

May 5, 2017

Rep. Liz Pike, R-Camas, is on KXL with Lars Larson, explaining the Growth Management Act and its negative impact on creating jobs within her district. Pike's bill to reform GMA to...

April 13, 2017

A bill authored by 18th District Rep. Liz Pike that could open the door for new jobs along short-line railroads in Clark County and Eastern Washington passed the Senate, 41-8, Wednesday....

April 12, 2017