Legislator of the Year: Washington State Fraternal Order of Police
I was deeply honored to receive the Legislator of the Year award from the Washington State Fraternal Order of Police. I am very proud to help serve those who serve our community. Click here to read more about the award…
E-NEWSLETTER: Things just got busier…
Dear Friends and Neighbors, Things just keep getting busier here in Olympia! The number of bills I had up for a hearing in committee doubled since last week, so I’ve been hard at work to push these good ideas forward. Please check out the updates below on my work in Olympia...
Wilson launches effort to provide ‘Mental Health for Heroes’
With mental health issues on the rise for veterans, Sen. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver, announced the result of a collaborative effort with two institutions of higher education to provide support for veterans: the Mental Health for Heroes Act. “Those who have given the highest level of service should receive the support...
Wilson moves to protect exposed military recruiting stations
With at least four high-profile attacks on military recruiting facilities in the past decade and active threats in Washington, Sen. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver, is working with military leaders to protect exposed recruiting facilities. “Our military is the primary target for many radical groups and dangerous individuals,” said Wilson. “Recruiting facilities...
IN THE NEWS: Columbian: Elected officials react to governor’s inaugural address
Click here to read in The Columbian… Elected officials react to governor’s inaugural address As Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee urged the Washington Legislature to fully fund the state’s public schools in his State of the State speech on Wednesday, newly elected Sen. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver, sat behind the governor on...
E-NEWSLETTER: Ready to get to work!
Dear Friends and Neighbors, We’ve reached the end of a good first week in Olympia and we have a lot of exciting work ahead. In my first week as Senator for the 17th District, I was impressed by the high energy level and sense of urgency I felt from everyone...
Newly-elected Wilson begins Senate term with optimism, commitment to principles
Today, Sen. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver, began her first term as senator for the 17th Legislative District with the commencement of the 2017 legislative session. As the gavel fell to open proceedings, she expressed optimism about making progress in the following weeks. “It is a deep privilege to serve the people...
Reps. Lynda Wilson and Paul Harris to host telephone town hall June 28
Reps. Lynda Wilson, and Paul Harris, both R-Vancouver, will host a telephone town hall on Tuesday, June 28 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. They invite all 17th Legislative District residents to join them for an hour-long community conversation on state legislative issues. To participate, residents can call (360)...
Rep. Lynda Wilson’s Legislative Update | Final update of 2016
In my final update for 2016 I discuss my priorities and victories for the 17th District.
Rep. Lynda Wilson honored by sportsmen, named Legislator of the Year
Rep. Lynda Wilson was named 'Legislator of the Year' by the Hunters Heritage Council.