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The House of Representatives today voted to join every other state in the union to include hydropower as a renewable energy source. Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, moved an amendment to Engrossed...

April 17, 2009

'This budget, as presented, threatens many of our smaller rural school districts,' says Haler   Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, issued the following statement today in regards to today's Senate Democrat budget...

March 31, 2009

Sen. Jerome Delvin, Rep. Larry Haler and Rep. Brad Klippert will discuss what's happening in the Legislature and invite input from citizens at a series of town hall meetings in the...

March 9, 2009

Legislation would close the '18-year-old' loophole used in a recent Richland case   Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, saw one of his highest priority bills pass the House of Representatives late Friday...

March 6, 2009

  Reps. Larry Haler and Brad Klippert are joined by Sen. Jerome Delvin in sponsoring the Legislature's first “Energy Independence Day” Friday, Feb. 6 in Olympia. The event seeks to highlight...

Jan. 30, 2009

  Eastern Washington and the Tri-Cities gained a strong voice in matters concerning the state's colleges, universities and students as Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, was appointed today to serve on the...

Jan. 27, 2009

'This isn't cap and trade, this is cap and tax,' says Haler   Calling it one of the worst ideas he's seen in his legislative career, Rep. Larry Haler, R-Richland, announced...

Jan. 22, 2009

Legislation would close the '18-year-old' loophole used in a recent Richland case     The 2009 Legislature got underway yesterday with the usual pomp and circumstance, including swearing-in ceremonies for new...

Jan. 13, 2009