Torres named deputy floor leader on Legislature’s opening day
Newly elected senator from Central Washington’s 15th Legislative District takes office in Olympia OLYMPIA – Sen. Nikki Torres, elected in November to represent the 15th Legislative District, was named Republican deputy floor leader in the state Senate Monday as lawmakers returned to the Capitol to launch their 2023 legislative session....
IN THE NEWS: Yakima Valley lawmakers take concerns for energy, public safety to Olympia
Yakima Valley lawmakers are preparing for the new Washington legislative session that begins Monday in Olympia. Returning lawmakers Sen. Curtis King, R-Yakima, and Rep. Gina Mosbrucker, R-Goldendale, have submitted bills addressing energy and public safety, while newly elected Sen. Nikki Torres, R-Pasco, has signed onto a bill addressing police pursuit....