January 14, 2019

Senator Jeff Holy takes oath of office in Olympia

Sen. Jeff Holy took his oath of office to begin his first term as senator for the 6th Legislative District on Monday during the opening ceremonies of the 2019 legislative session. Holy will serve on the Senate Higher Education and Workforce Development Committee, Early Learning and K-12 Education Committee, and Law...
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May 11, 2018

Rep. Jeff Holy’s Legislative Update from Olympia | May 11, 2018

Dear Friends and Neighbors, It is shaping up to be a beautiful spring in the 6th District! I hope you and your families have the opportunity to get outside and enjoy it! The 2018 legislative session ended March 8. This was one of the busiest and most tense 60-day sessions...
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March 21, 2018

Governor signs Holy’s bill expanding financial opportunities for professional-technical education programs into law

Students seeking financial assistance to pursue a certificate or degree through a professional-technical program will now have the same scholarship opportunities as those planning to attend four-year institutions. Rep. Jeff Holy introduced House Bill 1452 to expand the current Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS) program to include low-income students obtaining...
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February 27, 2018

Rep. Jeff Holy weighs in on the supplemental operating budget on KXLY

Rep. Jeff Holy, R-Cheney, gives KXLY an update on the supplemental operating budget and says the legislation seems to be spending too much and saving too little for harder economic times in the future.
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February 08, 2018

The importance of fiscal accountability and transparency

Dear Friends and Neighbors, It’s been a fast-paced, eventful start to the 2018 session. We’ve already reached the finish line in our committee work with final hearings and executive sessions on policy sponsored by lawmakers in the House. Policy cutoff was Friday, Feb. 2, and fiscal cutoff was Tuesday, Feb....
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February 01, 2018

Rep. Jeff Holy sits down and talks fiscal transparency, the capital budget and a solution to Hirst

In this legislative video update, Rep. Jeff Holy, R-Cheney, discusses his views on the current tone of the 2018 session, the final passage of the capital budget and Hirst solution, and his bill calling for fiscal transparency of our State Supreme Court Justices.
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September 13, 2017

6th District lawmakers release statement on Freeman High School shooting

Sixth Legislative District Reps. Jeff Holy, R-Cheney, and Mike Volz, R-Spokane, issued the following statement regarding today’s tragic shooting at Freeman High School. “We are heartbroken by the tragedy that unfolded at Freeman High School today. As parents, we can only imagine the uncertainty and fear that students, teachers and...
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April 19, 2017

Going into overtime: Gloom of a special session

Dear Friends and Neighbors, We are in the final days of the regularly scheduled 105-day session. Sine Die is shining on the horizon. I look forward to coming home to the 6th District! The primary focus remains on the negotiation process for the operating, capital and transportation budgets. Going into...
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April 12, 2017

Let’s talk numbers! | Rep. Jeff Holy’s Legislative Update from Olympia

Dear Friends and Neighbors, We are in the final two weeks of the regularly scheduled 105-day session. The prime focus is negotiations on the operating, capital and transportation budget. Let’s talk numbers – budget numbers | Operating Budget The three corners of the Legislature have proposed their 2017-19 operating budgets:...
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