Rep. Richard DeBolt's News & Media


Rep. Richard DeBolt, R-Chehalis, speaks on the House floor in favor of a bill that would make prescription drug costs more transparent. The 20th District lawmaker says the monopolistic power of...

March 12, 2019

Rep. Richard DeBolt, R-Chehalis, speaks against the selling of pets as big business. The 20th District lawmaker says it is far more humane to adopt a pet from a local shelter...

March 12, 2019

The state House of Representatives has approved Governor Inslee's bill that would add a public option to health insurance plans offered in the Washington State Health Benefits Exchange. The measure passed...

March 11, 2019

Rep. Richard DeBolt, R-Chehalis, joins Peter Abbarno on KELA to discuss his incentive-based clean energy proposal, criminal justice reform, mental health, the state supreme court, the capital budget, gun laws, healthcare...

Feb. 13, 2019

Rep. Richard DeBolt, R-Chehalis, testifies on the Carbon Free Washington Act before the House Environment and Energy Committee on Jan. 21, 2019.

Feb. 12, 2019

Callen Ryan, an Adna High School student, traveled to Olympia recently to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. He was sponsored by his 20th District Rep. Richard...

Feb. 4, 2019

Rep. Richard DeBolt, R-Chehalis, discusses how the Carbon Free Washington Act can help transition our state into a clean energy future. DeBolt says the incentives have enormous potential to propel energy...

Jan. 23, 2019

Asher Sympson, a homeschool student with Northwest AllPrep, traveled to Olympia recently to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives. He was sponsored by his 20th District Rep....

Jan. 21, 2019

For years, Governor Inslee and some lawmakers in Olympia have suggested Washington's air could become cleaner if energy producers and polluters were taxed and penalized. However, a Republican state representative thinks...

Jan. 21, 2019

A bill introduced by Rep. Richard DeBolt aims to reduce carbon pollution. The lawmaker's proposal seeks to transition the state into a clean energy future, while at the same time keeping...

Jan. 16, 2019