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Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, spoke in favor of Senate Bill 5606, which aims to curb street racing. She also called on the state House to do more on public safety, including...

April 13, 2023

The House recently approved a controversial bill that allows police to engage in vehicular pursuits of criminal suspects on a very limited basis. In 2021, sweeping law enforcement reform that included...

April 12, 2023

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, appeared on KONA Radio in Tri-Cities with John McKay and Robb Francis to discuss the police pursuit issue, her light pollution mitigation bill, anti-firearm measures, and more....

April 11, 2023

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, spoke in favor of amendment 629 to Senate Bill 5078. The amendment would have excluded non-profit organizations that promote outdoor recreation, including shooting sports, from being held...

April 10, 2023

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, offered amendment 616 to Senate Bill 5217, which would only allow the Department of Labor and Industries to adopt rules for an industry if their rate of...

April 8, 2023

House Bill 1070 is Connors’ first bill to be signed into law Rep. April Connors’ measure adding an exemption to the Residential Landlord-Tenant Act (RLTA) for residential leaseback agreements of up...

April 6, 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

The Washington State Senate voted unanimously (49-0) today for Rep. April Connors’ measure adding an exemption to the Residential Landlord-Tenant Act (RLTA) for residential leaseback agreements of up to three months....

March 22, 2023

A bill sponsored by Rep. April Connors to mitigate light pollution from wind turbines is scheduled for a public hearing in the Senate Environment, Energy and Technology Committee on Friday, March...

March 14, 2023

Eighth District Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, released the following statement after the Washington State House of Representatives voted 55-42 on Wednesday night to pass House Bill 1240, a proposal by the...

March 9, 2023