Rep. David Taylor's Email Updates


The 2013 legislative session began this week, and it could be one for the record books.  With a new governor (who campaigned on “no tax increases” but is already starting to...

Jan. 17, 2013

It wasn't an easy road, but after a special session in December, the 60-day regular session and another 31 days in special session, the Legislature finally broke through the one-party control...

April 26, 2012

It's official. The 2012 Legislature did not get its work done on time and we're heading to a special session. Anybody else getting tired of the never-ending budget shortfalls and special...

March 9, 2012

We're  over half-way through the 2012 legislative session with still not a peep from the majority party on their spending plan and potential tax increase package to solve our state's budget...

Feb. 16, 2012

As the Legislature meets for a very quick, 60-day session, our top two priorities are: Balance the Budget, and Enable Job Creation! We need to find ways to balance our budget...

Jan. 27, 2012

Greetings, from snowy, wet, slushy and icy Olympia! It's amazing how a little snow and ice can wreak havoc on a region that see little of both most of the year. ...

Jan. 19, 2012

As I'm sure you know, the Legislature is beginning a 30-day special session called by the governor in order to address a nearly $2 billion budget shortfall for the remainder of...

Dec. 1, 2011

Having reached the halfway point of the scheduled 105-day legislative session, I'd like to invite you to join Rep. Chandler and me in a 15th District telephone town hall this Monday,...

March 11, 2011

The 2011 Legislature has wrapped up its seventh week, and as we head toward the midway point of the scheduled 105-day session, I'd like to bring you up to date on...

Feb. 25, 2011

It's great to be back home after what was arguably one of the most difficult legislative sessions in Washington history. We could have – and should have – wrapped up our...

May 12, 2010