Former Rep. Terry Nealey's Email Updates


I returned to Dayton last night after spending the day in Olympia where we voted on – get this – one bill! Earlier this week, majority House Democrats notified lawmakers in...

May 31, 2013

The last two weeks have been exceptionally busy in the state Legislature. That's because of some self-imposed deadlines. Meeting deadlines Friday, March 1, was the deadline for all fiscal bills originating...

March 20, 2013

We are one week away from the halfway mark of the scheduled 105-day legislative session in Olympia and soon I'll be voting on some issues very important to the 16th District....

Feb. 27, 2013

It is my honor to be back at the state Capitol representing the 16th Legislative District. The 2013 session began Jan. 14 in Olympia and is scheduled for 105 days. This...

Jan. 30, 2013

I invite you to read this newsletter review of the 2012 sessions. It includes information regarding the budget, public safety, water rights, estate taxes, energy, and a map of our new...

May 11, 2012

The second 2012 special session ended Wednesday morning around 7:30 a.m. after almost 24 hours of negotiations and voting. I am happy to be back home in Dayton. We worked together...

April 12, 2012

Yesterday was sine die, which means the last day of the 2012 regular session. However, once again we are going to have a special session, which starts Monday. This will be...

March 9, 2012

I appreciate everyone who participated in the recent town hall meetings Rep. Walsh and I hosted in Pasco, Dayton, and Walla Walla. Your input and questions are helpful as we continue...

Feb. 24, 2012

I want to thank all of you who called-in and participated in my telephone town-hall this past week. We had over 3,000 people join us. It was a great opportunity to...

Feb. 3, 2012

We just concluded the special session called by the governor that began Nov. 28. The Legislature adjourned this past Wednesday. It was extremely frustrating to me because so little was accomplished....

Dec. 19, 2011