Rep. Dan Kristiansen's News & Media


In this, the first of a series of podcasts with leaders from the House Republican Caucus, Rep. Dan Kristiansen talks about what it is like to be House Republican Leader, the...

Jan. 16, 2018

Jan. 10, 2018

During his State of the State Address Tuesday, Governor Jay Inslee outlined a lengthy list of wants in his agenda for the 60-day legislative session in Olympia. But a fix for...

Jan. 9, 2018

Rep. Dan Kristiansen, R- Snohomish, digs into the details of the Hirst-imposed water access restrictions in rural Washington, answers why Republicans have chosen to link Hirst relief to the capital budget...

Jan. 9, 2018

Rep. Dan Kristiansen, R-Snohomish, joins hosts Kirby Wilbur and John Carlson on KVI to discuss Gov. Jay Inslee's repeated attempts to introduce a “carbon tax” as the governor prepares to deliver...

Jan. 9, 2018

The Washington Legislature convened at noon Monday, starting the clock on a 60-day session. Lawmakers say there’s much to do in a short amount of time. John Sattgast reports from the...

Jan. 8, 2018

“We're disappointed that Hirst negotiations ended at an impasse. In the end, the House Democrats failed to bring any Hirst-related bill to the floor for a vote. If they would have...

July 20, 2017

Rep. Dan Kristiansen, House Republican Leader, talks about the budget agreement, McCleary education funding, and what needs to happen just hours before the state's fiscal cycle ends at midnight, June 30.

June 30, 2017

Rep. Dan Kristiansen, R-Snohomish, discusses why the Legislature will be going into a special session.

April 19, 2017

Rep. Dan Kristiansen, R-Snohomish, discusses why he voted against the House Democrat operating budget proposal.

April 5, 2017