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For the first time since 2020, the Washington State Legislature is back, in-person, conducting meetings and floor sessions on the Capitol campus. And with this return to normalcy, we’ve been able...

March 7, 2023

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, today urged the House to pass House Bill 1004, also known as “Zack’s Law,” his effort to prevent cold water shock drownings. The bill passed the House...

March 7, 2023

The Washington State House of Representatives today unanimously passed Rep. Peter Abbarno’s effort to prevent cold water shock drownings. House Bill 1004, also known as “Zack’s Law,” is named in honor...

March 7, 2023

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, spoke on the House floor against House Bill 1268, which would reduce penalties for gang and drug related crimes. HB 1268 passed the House by a vote...

March 6, 2023

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, called out House Democrats today for failing to support numerous proposals late Friday night that would have protected drinking water, reduced homelessness, addressed the lack of housing,...

March 4, 2023

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, proposed Amendment 173 to House Bill 1181 that would require the “model climate change and resilience element” proposed in the bill to include policies that rehouse homeless...

March 4, 2023

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, gives an update on both good and bad legislation that has passed the House floor. He also gives a brief update on where his sponsored bills are...

March 3, 2023

During the 2023 legislative session, more than eleven students from the 20th Legislative District paged in the Washington State House of Representatives, four of whom were sponsored by Rep. Peter Abbarno,...

March 2, 2023

Rep. Peter Abbarno stood up for victims’ rights on the House floor and spoke against the passage of House Bill 1169, which would shift the cost of crime from criminals to...

March 1, 2023

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, reviews his legislative survey and shares some initial results. He also provides an update on important bills going through the legislative process. Wash. House Republicans · 02-17-23...

Feb. 17, 2023