Rep. Stephanie Barnard's News & Media


Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, speaks in opposition to House Bill 1589. The measure would require the state’s largest utility provider, Puget Sound Energy (PSE), to cease offering natural gas to new...

March 8, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, shares a legislative update prior to house of origin cutoff. The 8th District lawmaker discusses the recent approval of her advanced nuclear reactor technology bill, House Bill...

March 8, 2023

Sen. Matt Boehnke, Rep. April Connors, and Rep. Stephanie Barnard, will host a town hall meeting at The Arc of the Tri-Cities (1455 SE Fowler St. Richland, WA 99352) on Saturday,...

March 2, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard’s proposal, House Bill 1584, was approved by the state House during late night floor debate on Feb. 28. The legislation would require advanced nuclear reactor technology to be...

March 1, 2023

A bill that seeks to encourage the use of advanced nuclear reactor technology is one step closer to becoming law. Approved by the state House during late-night floor action, Rep. Stephanie...

March 1, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, shares an update on some of the housing bills making their way through the legislative process. Some of the Republican-sponsored measures she discusses include House Bills 1401,...

Feb. 27, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, testifies before the Local Government Committee on increasing county meeting opportunities. Barnard’s legislation, House Bill 1645, would allow a county legislative authority to hold regular meetings once...

Feb. 16, 2023

In this video, Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, discusses public safety, windfarm siting, and tax relief legislation being held up by the majority party. Barnard covers several solutions to public safety being...

Feb. 16, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard, R-Pasco, testifies in support of advanced nuclear reactor technology. Barnard’s legislation, House Bill 1584, would require advanced nuclear reactor technology be considered along with other carbon-neutral energy alternatives...

Feb. 7, 2023

Rep. Stephanie Barnard has introduced a bill that would encourage the use of advanced nuclear reactor technology in Washington state. When developing the state’s strategic energy goals, House Bill 1584 would...

Feb. 2, 2023