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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

Rep. Paul Harris is continuing his effort to protect vulnerable victims of accidents with a bill aimed at holding negligent drivers accountable. House Bill 1112, which was heard in the House...

Jan. 17, 2023

Rep. Paul Harris officially took the oath of office, Monday, to begin serving his seventh two-year term as a member of the Washington State House of Representatives. Harris, R-Vancouver, who represents the 17th...

Jan. 9, 2023

Rep. Paul Harris discusses the 2022 legislative session, including public safety, the operating budget, and the new transportation spending package in his post-session newsletter.

May 11, 2022

On May 21, the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) released updated guidance that will, in part, require employers to confirm whether or not employees are fully vaccinated. For...

June 1, 2021

Rep. Paul Harris will participate in a virtual classroom event this week to help promote STEM programs in local schools. Covington Middle School will be receiving an educational grant from the...

May 5, 2021

Sen. Lynda Wilson, Rep. Vicki Kraft and Rep. Paul Harris, all R-Vancouver, are inviting 17th District citizens to join them for a virtual town hall meeting to recap and discuss the unprecedented...

May 3, 2021