Rep. David Taylor's News & Media


It's often said that bad policy is the driver to bad fiscal decisions. I'm here to tell you that good policy can just as often be the backseat driver. This past...

Feb. 23, 2017

Special to the Daily Sun (Feb. 3, 2017) Being an elected official in the Legislature means spending much of your time dealing with the law of unintended consequences. That is, dealing...

Feb. 15, 2017

A recent article in the Daily Sun (“Gun measure should be a no-go,” Dec. 16) took me to task for sponsoring legislation that, from an outsider's point of view, appears to...

Jan. 19, 2017

When lawmakers convene at noon for the first day of the 2017 legislative session, the big question is how will they come up with an education funding plan that satisfies the...

Jan. 9, 2017

Rep. David Taylor, R-Moxee, talks with Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl on KIT Radio in Yakima about the upcoming 2017 legislative session.

Jan. 7, 2017

Fulfilling a dream since she was eight years old, Sophie Torres traveled to Olympia this week to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. She was sponsored by her...

March 11, 2016

Democrats won’t take a vote on the taxes needed to implement their plan, they know it drains our rainy day fund at a time of economic uncertainty in our state, and...

Feb. 29, 2016

Komachin Middle School student Kyra Peters recently served as a page in the state House. She was sponsored by Rep. David Taylor.

Feb. 8, 2016

I value liberty too much to give it up on the altars of convenience and expediency.

Feb. 6, 2016

"Today's actions by the House prove once again that freedom and liberty are not partisan issues," said Taylor. "When we work together we can do great things for Washington citizens."

March 5, 2015