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We are now in the fourth week of a busy legislative session. I continue to fight for you and discuss the many pressing issues before us this session including jobs, transportation,...

Feb. 7, 2014

The first week of the 2014 legislative session has concluded. The year has already started on a busy note. I’ve been back in Olympia attending committee hearings, meeting with constituents and...

Jan. 17, 2014

As we move into December, my office will be focusing on the upcoming legislative session scheduled to begin Jan. 13, 2014. During the session, my local office will be closed and...

Dec. 5, 2013

This week the Legislature will be in Olympia for Committee Assembly Days. The annual November gathering includes committee hearings, caucus discussions and other meetings. You can find a legislative calendar here....

Nov. 21, 2013

Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way, spoke in support of jobs and the aerospace industry today on the House Floor. Shortly after, the Legislature passed Senate Bill 5952. The bill aims to...

Nov. 9, 2013

As you probably know, today marked the start of our third special session for 2013. The governor called this special session so legislators can vote on a package of bills to...

Nov. 8, 2013

Fall is officially here the days are colder, the first month of school is over and children are hitting the books. We in government are also focused on studying and preparing...

Oct. 4, 2013

Rep. Linda Kochmar's periodic legislative e-mail update, which includes information on district office hours, weekly coffee meetings each Friday at 11 a.m. and an invitation to the "Business and Growth Opportunity...

Aug. 26, 2013

Rep. Linda Kochmar, R-Federal Way, was recently appointed to serve on a committee focused on helping sexually exploited children. The committee will examine the laws and practices of communities statewide that...

July 30, 2013

Now that the 2013 sessions have ended, I am happy to be back in our district to meet with constituents, tour our neighborhoods and spend time with family. While I am...

July 22, 2013