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House Republicans, including Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, believe the Democrats' cap-and-tax scheme is regressive, unfair and unnecessary, and will hurt working families across Washington state. Learn more about Senate Bill 5126....

April 25, 2021

House Republicans, including Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, believe an income tax on capital gains is unnecessary, unpopular, unstable, unconstitutional, and a major step toward a new state income tax. Learn more...

April 23, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, says the capital gains income tax is unpopular, unnecessary and unconstitutional. He explains his concern about the tax, including a provision that prevents citizens from having a...

April 21, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, and Rep. Mark Klicker, R-Walla Walla, join TVW's Austin Jenkins on Inside Olympia, where the two freshmen Republican lawmakers discuss their thoughts on a virtual legislative session,...

April 8, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, assistant ranking Republican on the House Capital Budget Committee, says the $6.3 billion capital budget will provide for important projects such as schools, parks, water infrastructure, habitat, and...

April 2, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, says it's budget time at the state Capitol, as lawmakers consider the operating, capital and transportation budget proposals. The 20th District legislator also discusses his concerns about...

March 29, 2021

During a vote in the House Civil Rights and Judiciary Committee on Friday (March 19), Rep. Peter Abbarno spoke in opposition Senate Bill 5038. The measure would prohibit the open carry...

March 19, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, talks about three bills that just made it through the House on the March 9 floor cutoff that would help working Washington families. For more information, go...

March 10, 2021

Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, discusses several concerning climate change bills, including an expensive low-carbon fuel standard, and another bill that Republicans were able to stop that would have prohibited the use...

March 2, 2021

During debate on House Bill 1091, the low-carbon fuel standard mandate, Rep. Peter Abbarno offered Amendment 134. The amendment would have required the Office of Financial Management to conduct an independent...

March 1, 2021