January 26, 2015

Sen. Ann Rivers’ Video Update Jan. 26, 2015

I hope you’ll take a few minutes to watch my first legislative video update from Olympia here.
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January 23, 2015

Rivers named ‘Legislator of the year’ by trade association

Sen. Ann Rivers has been named “Legislator of the Year” by the Associated General Contractors’ Washington chapter. The recognition of Rivers’ work to encourage job creation came today during the trade association’s 2015 convention in Seattle. “This award is truly an honor,” said Rivers, R-La Center. “I see it as...
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January 20, 2015

Legislative Update January 14, 2015

  Dear Friends and Neighbors, Although I am your state senator year-round, it is only when the Legislature is in session that I may propose or support legislation to address the needs of our legislative district and state. This week my colleagues and I returned to our state’s capitol for...
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December 10, 2014

Rivers returns to legislative committee on transportation, adds health-care policy committee

When the 2015 legislative session convenes in January, Sen. Ann Rivers’ list of Senate-committee assignments will climb to four: Early Learning and K-12 Education, Rules, Health Care and Transportation. “I’m so honored that my colleagues have entrusted me with such important committee assignments,” said Rivers, R-La Center. “This will put me...
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October 03, 2014

Rivers receives 2014 Outstanding Legislator Award from WA Association of Sewer & Water Districts

The Washington Association of Sewer & Water Districts has recognized Sen. Ann Rivers for her outstanding support of special purpose sewer & water districts. Rivers has been a tireless champion of the Public Works Trust Fund.  The Fund is an innovative state program that provides low cost loans to build...
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August 13, 2014

E-News Legislative Update

Dear Friends and Neighbors, I am hosting town hall meetings in Camas and Ridgefield this Saturday and I would love the chance to meet you and answer any questions you may have. Please see below for all the details. This interim has been so busy that it hardly feels like...
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August 11, 2014

Rivers to host town-hall meetings Saturday

Clark County residents are encouraged to attend one of Sen. Ann Rivers’ town-hall meetings on Saturday. “Town halls provide a great opportunity to check in with my constituents and answer questions about this past legislative session or update them on where things stand at this point,” said Rivers, R-La Center....
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August 04, 2014

IN THE NEWS: Public needs voice in carbon debate

Local View: Public needs voice in carbon debate By Sen. Ann Rivers  |  Published: August 3, 2014, 6:00 AM There’s enough chatter at the Capitol about a pair of climate-change policies — familiar but complex proposals known as “cap-and-trade” and “low-carbon fuel standards” — that it’s time to ask: What...
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July 25, 2014

Rivers earns Crayon Award for work to promote early learning

Sen. Ann Rivers’ commitment to protect and grow early-learning programs in Washington has earned her a Silver Crayon Award from the Early Learning Action Alliance. “It is always an honor to be recognized for the work we do in Olympia, but I am particularly proud of this award because it...
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