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A $45 billion operating budget proposal that would rely on as much as $3 billion in new and additional taxes passed the House of Representatives Friday on a party-line vote, 50-48,...

A 10th District telephone town hall planned this evening (Thursday, March 30) by Reps. Dave Hayes and Norma Smith has been cancelled due to House consideration of a state operating budget...

Tenth District legislators Sen. Barbara Bailey, R-Oak Harbor, Rep. Norma Smith, R-Clinton, and Rep. Dave Hayes, R–Camano Island, will hold town hall meetings in Coupeville and Mount Vernon on Saturday, March 25. The trio...

A bill that would allow officials to take action when transient accommodations are contaminated by hazardous chemicals gained unanimous approval Wednesday in the state House of Representatives. House Bill 1757 would add...

A bill that seeks to improve mandatory reporting of child abuse and neglect, including sex crimes against children, cleared the House Tuesday, 98-0. Rep. Dave Hayes, prime-sponsor of House Bill 1931,...

A measure to help veterans become eligible for hiring benefits immediately upon honorable discharge from the military gained unanimous approval Monday in the state House of Representatives. House Bill 1369, introduced...

Rep. Dave Hayes has introduced a measure that would create the "Gina Bull Memorial Page Scholarship Fund," a scholarship program in memory of a late longtime legislative staffer, that would provide...

Rep. Dave Hayes, R-Camano Island, was elected by his colleagues today to serve as whip for the House Republican Caucus in the Washington State Legislature.

Rep. Dave Hayes' bill requiring people convicted of certain felony gun offenses to register as firearm offenders was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee.

Gov. Inslee signs Rep. Dave Hayes's bill to allow Island County to form a Regional Transportation Planning Organization.