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Rep. April Connors and Rep. Travis Couture met in the wings of the House chamber to discuss the governor’s state of the state address.

Jan. 9, 2024

 Legislation has been prefiled in Olympia to offset Washington’s sky-high gasoline prices by providing rebates to motorists from the state’s cap-and-trade revenue. John Sattgast reports. Wash. House Republicans · 12-27-23 –...

Dec. 27, 2023

Registered vehicle owners in Washington would receive a $214 rebate check – or up to $428 per two-car family – next July under a proposal by Rep. April Connors and Rep....

Dec. 26, 2023

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, joined KONA’s Robb Francis and John McKay on “The Bottom Line” to preview the 2024 legislative session, which begins Jan. 8. Connors plans to pre-file legislation, including...

Dec. 19, 2023

Tri-Citians interested in learning more about how to participate in the state’s legislative process are invited to join Senator Matt Boehnke, Representative Stephanie Barnard and Representative April Connors on Thursday, Dec....

Nov. 29, 2023

Applications for the Washington State House of Representatives Page Program are now open and Rep. April Connors is encouraging students from across the 8th Legislative District to apply. During the upcoming...

Nov. 2, 2023

“Pennies” – that’s what Governor Inslee predicted would be the impact of the state’s new carbon tax on gas prices. One year after he made that prediction, and for the first...

Oct. 22, 2023

Speaking with KVI’s Ari Hoffman, Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, says she will introduce legislation in the coming 2024 session in January that would provide Carbon Auction Rebate (CAR) payments of up...

Sept. 18, 2023

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, talks with KTTH’s Jason Rantz about her new Carbon Auction Rebate (CAR) payment program that would initially provide a rebate to Washington motorists of up to $100...

Sept. 18, 2023

The state’s cap-and-trade program – passed by Democrats and Governor Inslee in 2021 – has boosted Washington’s gas prices to among the highest in the nation, forcing motorists to cut their...

Sept. 18, 2023