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Several residents in Pierce, King and Snohomish counties are facing big increases in their licensing fees as the Sound Transit 3 taxes are implemented. I’ve received numerous calls, texts and emails...

March 9, 2017

It's been a busy few weeks. We are now past the fiscal committee cutoff date. That means bills that cost money must be passed out of their respective committee or they...

March 3, 2017

This is the second in a series of email updates based on the results of my recent legislative survey. This week’s topic is about basic education funding reform. If you did...

Feb. 17, 2017

Thank you for participating in my recent legislative survey. Your feedback helps me identify and focus on the issues you care about the most. If you did not get a chance...

Jan. 31, 2017

Rep. Mark Harmsworth asks you to take a few moments to fill out a brief survey on some important issues the legislature is working on this session.

Jan. 13, 2017

As your state legislator, it is my job to protect the tax dollars you send to Olympia. After several weeks of tough negotiations, the Legislature produced strongly supported bipartisan supplemental operating...

April 28, 2016

It’s my view, and I believe many of you would agree, that state government must live within its means. Since 1993 there have been six initiatives to put limits on...

Feb. 1, 2016

The 2016 legislative session is underway, and I am back in Olympia ready to serve you. Considered a “supplemental budget year,” the 2016 session is scheduled for only 60 days.

Jan. 13, 2016

A quick note from Rep. Mark Harmsworth for email subscribers.

Nov. 25, 2015

Rep. Mark Harmsworth: Getting ready for the upcoming 2016 session

Nov. 23, 2015