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A measure that would ensure access to short-line railroads and development for freight rail under the state's Growth Management Act (GMA) in Clark, Yakima and Spokane counties gained House approval Tuesday, 83-14. House Bill...

March 7, 2017

A measure that would require Transportation Benefit Districts (TBDs) to hold a public hearing prior to voting to impose a charge or fee cleared the state House of Representatives Wednesday. Cities...

March 1, 2017

Two Southwest Washington legislators are joining forces to present a “Transportation Solutions” Town Hall Meeting to hear from 17th and 18th District constituents. The public forum, hosted by 18th District Rep. Liz Pike and...

Feb. 1, 2017

Rep. Liz Pike has received her finalized committee assignments for the 2017 session. The Camas Republican will continue to serve on the House Local Government Committee and the House Transportation Committee, as...

Jan. 27, 2017

Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation on Friday authored by Rep. Liz Pike that ends the state Department of Early Learning (DEL) rule and allows five- and six-year-olds to be in the...

April 3, 2016

Rep. Liz Pike talks about unanimous passage of several of her bills, including one that would establish a bi-state, bipartisan bridge working group.

Feb. 6, 2016

Public hearings have been scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 21 in the House Transportation Committee on two transportation-related bills introduced by Rep. Liz Pike, R-Camas.

Jan. 20, 2016

It has been 25 years since the Washington State Legislature passed the Growth Management Act (GMA) into law and more than 44 years since the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) was...

Sept. 17, 2015

Rep. Liz Pike, a member of the House Transportation Committee, will talk transportation issues during a meeting of the Woodland Chamber of Commerce, Aug. 18, in Woodland, Washington.

Aug. 13, 2015

As the 2015 legislative session comes to a close, Rep. Liz Pike, R-Camas, praises the operating budget signed into law that provides additional funding for education and cuts college tuition. She...

July 11, 2015