Rep. Stephanie Barnard's News & Media


Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, shares remarks during debate on the “Blake fix” bill, Senate Bill 5536. The measure sought to address the 2021 Supreme Court’s State v Blake ruling effectively decriminalized...

April 12, 2023

Asher Bruce, 17, recently served as House page at the Washington State House of Representatives. The Chrysalis Academy student was sponsored by 8th District Rep. Stephanie Barnard. Asher got an up-close look at...

April 10, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, shares an update during the 12th week of the legislative session. Topics discussed include the Washington State Supreme Court’s capital gains (income) tax decision, police pursuit reform,...

April 4, 2023

Micah Fitzgerald, 16, a student at Richland High School, recently traveled to Olympia to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. Rep. Stephanie Barnard was her legislative sponsor. “It was...

April 4, 2023

Jude Gill, 16, a student at Hanford High School, recently traveled to Olympia to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. Rep. Stephanie Barnard was his legislative sponsor. “Jude...

April 4, 2023

Following the release of the 2023-25 House capital budget on Monday, Reps. Stephanie Barnard and April Connors highlighted millions of dollars for projects proposed for the Tri-Cities area. House Bill 1147,...

March 28, 2023

In this video update, Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, discusses current legislative public policy topics. Some issues shared include progress being made on her advanced nuclear technology bill, House Bill 1584; a...

March 27, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, thanks recent attendees of her 8th District Town Hall and shares an update on bills and debates taking place in Olympia. Topics discussed include the progress of...

March 22, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, speaks with KVI’s Ari Hoffman about her advanced nuclear technology measure, House Bill 1584. The proposal would require advanced nuclear reactor technology to be considered, along with...

March 14, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, speaks on the House floor against a measure that would restrict constitutionally protected gun rights. The bill would impose additional training, permitting, and arbitrary waiting period requirements...

March 10, 2023