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Today, Washington became the ninth state in the nation to pass Tobacco 21 legislation when Gov. Jay Inslee signed Rep. Paul Harris’ measure into law at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research...

April 5, 2019

Rep. Harris talks about some of the projects in proposed House capital budget that will benefit the 17th District. He also discusses some of the important education legislation moving this legislative...

April 4, 2019

Reps. Paul Harris and Vicki Kraft, both R-Vancouver, will co-host a telephone town hall meeting Thursday, April 4. The community conversation, which is similar to a call-in radio format, will begin at 6...

March 26, 2019

Rep. Paul Harris, R-Vancouver, and Health Secretary John Wiesman join NPR to discuss Rep. Harris’ bill to eliminate the personal exemption for vaccines, a similar law that passed and was implemented...

Feb. 15, 2019

Rep. Harris talks about his Tobacco 21 legislation, House Bill 1074, that would prohibit the sale of cigarettes, tobacco and vapor products to anyone under the age of 21.

Feb. 1, 2019

With the measles outbreak in Clark County continuing to grow, Governor Jay Inslee issued a proclamation Friday morning declaring a State of Emergency. The proclamation directed the Washington State Comprehensive Emergency...

Jan. 25, 2019

As many Americans try to curb their smoking habit today as part of the Great American Smokeout, Rep. Paul Harris has taken the day as an opportunity to announce plans to...

Dec. 7, 2018

The Washington State House Republicans selected their leadership team ahead of the 2019 legislative session.

Nov. 26, 2018

Read my 2018 Session Review by clicking on the image below.

May 11, 2018

Residents of the 17th Legislative District will have an opportunity to learn more about the 2018 legislative session by meeting with their legislators at a town hall meeting Saturday, March 24....

March 22, 2018