Rep. Larry Haler's Email Updates


Please join Rep. Brad Klippert and Sen. Jerome Delvin and me at our upcoming telephone town hall meeting Thursday, Feb. 23. The community conversation begins at 6:30 p.m. and will last...

Feb. 22, 2012

If it seems like the Legislature has been in session constantly the last year or so, it's because this is the fifth Legislative Session in the last 14 months! I was...

Feb. 3, 2012

The Legislature adjourned on Wednesday, Dec. 14, barely half-way through the 30-day special session.  While I'm disappointed that we were unable to arrive at a consensus on how to solve our...

Dec. 15, 2011

You are invited to attend one or both of Rep. Haler's district “coffees” in November: Saturday, Nov. 5 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. CSA Building Lobby 719 Jadwin Ave. Richland Wednesday, Nov....

Oct. 27, 2011

I will be holding a series of town hall meetings and walking tours over the next few months to gather input from local business owners on how we can get Washington...

Aug. 9, 2011

Last week, the majority party in the House released their 2011-13 operating budget proposal, including their solutions to our approximately $5.1 billion budget shortfall. As you read the papers and watch...

April 14, 2011

I want to thank all of you who came to our 8th District town hall meetings recently.  We had great turnouts with some excellent questions and dialogue.  I appreciate your willingness...

March 25, 2011

The past few weeks included many late nights and long weekends as legislators debated, amended and passed legislation on the House floor.  At this point in the session, House bills that...

March 10, 2011

The 2011 Legislature's first cutoff date of Feb. 17 is history. And so are hundreds of bills now considered dead because they failed to win committee approval before the deadline. Fiscal...

Feb. 25, 2011

Just a quick reminder about my “district coffee” on Sunday, Feb. 20, from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. at the CSA Building, 719 Jadwin Ave. in Richland.  My district coffees are informal...

Feb. 18, 2011