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Just a quick reminder for you to join Sen. John Braun, Rep. Ed Orcutt and me, Rep. Peter Abbarno, for our 20th District virtual town hall tomorrow, Thursday, May 20, from...

May 19, 2021

My first session as your 20th District state representative ended on time, April 25, 105 days after it began Jan. 11. I am honored and proud to serve as your state...

May 6, 2021

We are in the final stretch of the 105-day session. Only 17 days remain before the Legislature is scheduled to adjourn on April 25. Most of our committee work is now...

April 8, 2021

Welcome to Day 66 of the 105-day session, scheduled to adjourn April 25. We have now passed the house-of-origin cutoff (March 9) in which bills that have not passed out of...

March 17, 2021

I have been spending long days, some evenings and even an all-day Saturday session on the “virtual” floor of the House, helping to pass good legislation, working to stop bad legislation...

March 2, 2021

Today marks the first month since the 2021 legislative session began Jan. 11. Committees are busy holding public hearings and passing bills before the first major deadline of the session, which...

Feb. 11, 2021

If you don't want to be out in the snowy weather this evening, why not make a cup of tea, coffee, or hot chocolate, log onto Zoom and join me for...

Feb. 11, 2021

It's my pleasure to bring you our second email update for the 2021 legislative session. If you missed the first one from two weeks ago, I invite you to go back...

Jan. 29, 2021

Allow me to introduce myself. I am Peter Abbarno, your new state representative serving the 20th Legislative District. The district is large and diverse, ranging from Rochester and Tenino in South...

Jan. 14, 2021