Rep. Larry Haler's News & Media


  The Washington State House of Representatives today passed a spending plan to partially address the nearly $600 million budget hole for the remainder of 2011 and to begin the process...

Jan. 24, 2011

Sixteen-year-old  MacKenzie Sack traveled to Olympia to page in the House of Representatives Jan 9-14. He was sponsored by 8th District Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland. Sack attended page school each day...

Jan. 18, 2011

Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, will serve as the lead Republican on the House Higher Education Committee during the upcoming 2011 legislative session.  Haler, who is serving his fourth term in the...

Jan. 5, 2011

Most people hardly give it a second thought.  Flick on a switch, the light comes on. Plug in a computer, it powers up.  We depend on electricity for our day-to-day tasks,...

Nov. 5, 2010

Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, will hold a 'telephone town hall meeting' this Thursday, June 24, allowing 8th Legislative District residents to ask questions and participate from the comfort of their own...

June 22, 2010

  The 8th District's state legislative team – Sen. Jerome Delvin and Reps. Larry Haler and Brad Klippert – will host a series of town meetings Sat., May 8, at five...

April 28, 2010

Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, released the following statement today regarding the passage of the 2010 supplemental operating budget in the House of Representatives: “This budget continues the trend of using budget...

April 13, 2010

Rep. Larry Haler will hold a district “coffee” for 8th Legislative District residents on Tuesday, April 6 from 7 to 8 p.m. at his district office in Richland, located in the...

April 3, 2010

The Washington State House of Representatives today passed $800 million in new and increased taxes, the largest one-year tax package in state history. The $800 million in tax increases includes increases...

March 20, 2010

'We haven't learned from the past at all.  Washington will continue to have budget shortfalls in the coming years because of the lack of action taken in this budget,' says Haler...

March 6, 2010