Rep. Matt Manweller's News & Media


A bill that would allow public employee unions to deduct union dues from employees’ paychecks without their authorization passed the House of Representatives Monday. But not without a fight from House...

Feb. 13, 2018

The House of Representatives passed legislation late last week that would require high schools to teach a stand-alone civics course. Rep. Matt Manweller, a co-sponsor of the measure, said the legislation...

Feb. 12, 2018

Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, and Reps. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, and Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, are holding an hour-long telephone town hall on Monday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m. The program is similar to a call-in...

Feb. 12, 2018

Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, talks about his school safety bill getting passed unanimously out of the Education Committee, another bill that would give retired teachers a small cost of living adjustment...

Feb. 9, 2018

On Wednesday, the House Education Committee passed legislation that would use a mobile app for students to anonymously report concerns about unsafe or violent activities at school. Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg,...

Feb. 1, 2018

Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, celebrates the legislation restoring well water access and providing relief from the Hirst court ruling, talks about capital budget projects coming to the 13th District and discusses...

Jan. 26, 2018

Last Thursday night, the Washington State Legislature reached an agreement and passed legislation to address the state Supreme Court Hirst decision that impacted water law and property rights across the state. With the...

Jan. 24, 2018

Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, visits with KIT hosts Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl to discuss recent activity in the Legislature and Democrat-led efforts to introduce a carbon tax and gun control...

Jan. 23, 2018

Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, details a school safety bill he is reintroducing this year, reacts to Gov. Jay Inslee's State of the State Address and discusses his proposal to prevent catastrophic...

Jan. 19, 2018

Mark Van Epps and Macenna Perez traveled to Olympia to serve as pages in the state House of Representatives the first week of session, Jan. 8-12. They were sponsored by their 13th District Rep. Matt Manweller....

Jan. 16, 2018