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The governor signed a bill Monday sponsored by Rep. Brandon Vick, which will help individuals who have been incarcerated become contributing members of society after completing their sentences. House Bill 1399...

May 4, 2021

A bill from Rep. Brandon Vick, which would help individuals reenter the workforce after completing a prison sentence, is one step closer to becoming law. House Bill 1399 is on its...

April 16, 2021

This legislative session is entering its final weeks. Barring a special session, we have just over a month to go before we are scheduled to adjourn for another year. We have...

March 19, 2021

A bill that could help people convicted of a crime get back into the workforce after paying their debt to society unanimously passed the state House of Representatives today. House Bill...

March 1, 2021

In a 2019 op-ed published in this newspaper, we wrote: “We need more lawmakers committed to being fiscally responsible, prioritizing the dollars you've provided, and keeping an eye on the future....

March 1, 2021

Three separate House committees approved legislation sponsored by State Rep. Brandon Vick, Monday. “Anytime you get three of your bills to move forward to the next step in the process, that's...

Feb. 16, 2021

Rep. Brandon Vick, R-Vancouver, talks with Mike Wallin on KEDO about his efforts to get people back to work again, including a bill to extend occupational licenses to new Washington residents...

Feb. 4, 2021

Five bipartisan bills introduced by Rep. Brandon Vick to help increase job growth in Washington are scheduled for a public hearing on Monday. The bills are aimed at making occupational licensing...

Feb. 4, 2021

The 2021 session is here, and the first two weeks have already come and gone. I'm excited to be working on the many issues we're facing in Washington right now, even...

Jan. 22, 2021

State Representative, Brandon Vick, officially took the oath, Friday, to begin serving his fifth term in the Washington State House of Representatives. Vick, R-Vancouver, was sworn in remotely via Zoom, along with 36...

Jan. 8, 2021