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Rep. Manweller pleased supplemental capital budget passed by Legislature includes monies for class size reduction and Ellensburg Train Depot.

March 31, 2016

Manweller pushes amendment to address payment in lieu of taxes (PILT) rates for counties

March 2, 2016

Rep. Matt Manweller attempts to direct more funds to career and technical education with amendment to divert funds from McCleary penalty account to CTE programs

Feb. 27, 2016

The House passes Rep. Matt Manweller's bill to address the growing problem of decaying and abandoned cemeteries.

Feb. 19, 2016

Manweller supports clarifying language on 'widow tax' exemption passed by House

Feb. 17, 2016

The operating budget passed by the Legislature in the last days of the third special session contains a provision that may be the answer to the "red zone" water issues in...

July 6, 2015

Rep. Matt Manweller: Answer is spending reform, not “tax loopholes” There have been a lot of conversations in Olympia the past few months about adding new taxes. But taxpayers are already...

April 17, 2015

13th District lawmakers support governor’s decision to divert funds to Moses Lake Dam project With the urging of 13th District lawmakers, Sen. Janéa Holmquist Newbry and Reps. Judy Warnick, and Matt Manweller,...

May 14, 2014

Reps. Judy Warnick and Matt Manweller were pleased that the House supplemental capital budget proposal released yesterday included funding they requested for an emergency dam replacement project on Moses Lake. The proposal...

Feb. 28, 2014

Large airplane tax exemption to benefit 13th District, lawmakers issue statement One of the final bills of the second special session has business looking up for some industries in the 13th Legislative...

June 29, 2013