Rep. Paul Harris' News & Media


Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, shares on the House floor why he opposes House Bill 1559, and why he believes it’s good for people to learn to overcome difficult situations. Click below...

March 4, 2023

Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, speaks on the House floor in support of a bill that would allow high school students to earn credit for paid work experience. Click below to watch:

March 3, 2023

A bill from Rep. Paul Harris that would allow judges to impose criminal penalties for negligent driving involving the death of a vulnerable victim, has passed out of the House Transportation...

Feb. 23, 2023

Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, joins Mark Bailey of KIHR to share his insight on session policy cutoff dates, his legislation, and the vehicular pursuit law. Harris discusses how difficult it can...

Feb. 22, 2023

A bipartisan bill from Rep. Paul Harris that would help increase access to certain medical care and procedures is one step closer to becoming law after a unanimous “yes” vote from...

Feb. 15, 2023

Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, speaks to the House about his bill that would require the Professional Educator Standards Board to adopt rules for reviewing and vacating reprimands issued to certificated professional...

Feb. 6, 2023

The Washington State House of Representatives on Monday unanimously passed legislation from Rep. Paul Harris that would give educators with a reprimand an opportunity for redemption. House Bill 1113 would require...

Feb. 6, 2023

Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, shares his 2023 legislative priorities on KIHR with Mark Bailey. Harris discusses his background and bills, and shares his insights on what the Legislature should be focused...

Jan. 25, 2023

Union High School student Reid Shepard recently worked as a page in the Washington State House of Representatives, sponsored by Rep. Paul Harris, from the 17th District. Reid, 16, is a...

Jan. 20, 2023

Educators who have received a reprimand could have the opportunity for redemption under a bill introduced by Rep. Paul Harris for the 2023 legislative session. House Bill 1113 would require the...

Jan. 18, 2023