Rep. Peter Abbarno's Email Updates


Dear Neighbor, The 2024 legislative session adjourned, sine die, on Thursday – the constitutional 60-day deadline. Remarkably, Initiative 2113, restoring police pursuit; Initiative 2081 establishing a parental bill of rights; and Initiative 2111, banning...

March 14, 2024

Dear Neighbor, With less than two weeks remaining in the 2024 legislative session, the majority party has scheduled public hearings on three of the six voter-backed initiatives. Legislative action on these...

Feb. 26, 2024

Dear Neighbor, Here at the beginning of week five of the 2024 session, the Legislature has been debating bills around the clock ahead of House of origin cutoff on Tuesday, Feb....

Feb. 12, 2024

Dear Neighbor, Our Community at the Capitol is a biweekly email featuring 20th Legislative District constituents who have visited Olympia during the legislative session. If you plan to visit the Capitol and...

Feb. 3, 2024

Dear Neighbor, At the beginning of week four of the 2024 legislative session, five initiatives have been certified by the Secretary of State and introduced in the Legislature: The Legislature has...

Jan. 29, 2024

Dear Neighbor, Our Community at the Capitol is back for the 2024 legislative session. Featured in this biweekly email are constituents from our beautiful and diverse 20th Legislative District who’ve visited the...

Jan. 19, 2024

Dear Neighbor, Today, on this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, my thoughts are with marginalized individuals and communities throughout Washington – both urban and rural – and our duty as lawmakers...

Jan. 15, 2024

The Evergreen State has always been one of the safer places to live, work and raise a family in America, going back at least as far as 1960.  Tragically, as of...

Dec. 18, 2023

Happy Hanukkah! I’d like to wish our Jewish friends and neighbors a season filled with peace, joy, and family. In recent months, we’ve seen an ugly rise of antisemitism both nationally...

Dec. 13, 2023

The 2024 legislative session convenes in eight weeks. This will be a short, 60-day sprint during which the Legislature will make adjustments and additions to the previously adopted two-year budget.  ...

Nov. 16, 2023