Welcome to the 2015 Legislative Session!

Here you’ll find information on the 26th Legislative District, legislation I’ve sponsored and co-sponsored, press releases, videos, contact information and much more.

We have many challenges before us in the Legislature as we work to preserve and improve our state’s quality of life.

As our state faces a challenging budget year, I believe it is especially important to protect taxpayers while preserving services for our state’s most vulnerable population.

Among my many priorities as your state Senator, I’m working for you to:

  • improve our local transportation system and ensure a reliable, affordable ferry service;
  • fully-fund basic education and prepare our students for a competitive workforce;
  • refine the Growth Management Act to make it work better for our local communities;
  • support our veterans and local military operations; and
  • stimulate our economy, create new jobs, and support and strengthen local businesses.

Please contact my office should you have any questions, comments or ideas about state government. It is a great and humbling honor to serve as your state senator.



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Latest News

Students and Families Speak in Support of Charter Schools Students and Families Speak in Support of Charter Schools
A big issue in the legislative session ahead will be what we can do to restore support for charter schools after the Supreme Court ruled them unconstitutional using a legal argument from the early 1900’s. Last week a large group of students, parents and advocates came to Olympia to speak in...
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Back-to-school with Peninsula School District educators!
Rep Jesse Young and Senator Jan Angel - PSD back to school
Back-to-school with Peninsula School District educators!
I so enjoyed sharing the excitement of back-to-school with the wonderful educators of the Peninsula School District yesterday. An inspirational keynote speaker made for a great event looking forward to the school year! – Jan
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