Rep. Dan Kristiansen's News & Media


Republicans in the House are finding themselves at the forefront of continuing questions following the Senate firing of Transportation Department head, Lynn Peterson.

Feb. 9, 2016

“Graham Hunt has resigned from the Washington State House of Representatives, effective immediately. I support Graham's decision and believe it is in the best interest of the constituents in the Second...

Feb. 3, 2016

Washington House Republicans have introduced three pieces of legislation that seek to reduce textbook and course material costs for students.

Jan. 29, 2016

This morning, through a procedural motion on the House floor, Washington House Republicans tried to place HJR 4215 on the Second Reading Floor Calendar in an attempt to force a full...

Jan. 25, 2016

During a floor debate on House Bill 1541 this morning, Washington House Republicans tried to add an amendment to the measure that would save public charter schools in Washington state.

Jan. 25, 2016

House Republican Leader Dan Kristiansen has released a statement on King County Superior Court Judge William Downing ruling I-1366 unconstitutional.

Jan. 22, 2016

Response is coming in from lawmakers following the governor’s State of the State address. Ruth Johnson reports.

Jan. 13, 2016

The 2016 legislative session is underway, and parties on both sides of the aisle are focusing on the importance of education.

Jan. 12, 2016

As lawmakers prepare to head into the 2016 session, they are already talking about the controversial carbon pollution plan put forth by the Department of Ecology this week. On both...

Jan. 9, 2016

In two days, lawmakers convene in Olympia for the 2016 legislative session. One top priority: education, as both sides of the aisle feel mounting pressure from the state Supreme Court...

Jan. 9, 2016