Former Rep. Jay Rodne's Email Updates


After 60 days of a regular legislative session, a 30-day special legislative session was called so majority Democrats could finalize their state operating budget and tax increase plans. Unfortunately, the end...

May 11, 2010

The 2010 regular legislative session ended on March 11. The governor then called a special session, which began Monday, so majority Democrats could have more time to finalize their budget and...

March 17, 2010

Yesterday, Majority House Democrats unveiled their 2010 supplemental operating budget that includes more than $857 million in new tax increases. Simply put, government spending is out of control.

Feb. 24, 2010

In my last e-newsletter, I highlighted legislation in the state Senate that would toss out the Taxpayer Protection Act of 2007 (Initiative 960). A bill has passed out of the Senate...

Feb. 12, 2010

I hope this letter finds you well. As we reach the midway point of the 60-day legislative session, I wanted to touch base with you on a couple issues. First, I...

Feb. 9, 2010

With the 2010 legislative session underway, I would like to touch base with you on two issues that will dominate the 60 days state lawmakers will be in Olympia: the economy...

Jan. 14, 2010

I’ve found these e-newsletters to be a great way to stay in touch with you and other constituents in order to provide important news and information affecting our district and state...

Jan. 12, 2010