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Dan Newhouse home news filler
January 14, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement after the Supreme Court rejected the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rule that would have required workers at private companies to get the COVID vaccine.

Issues:Health Care

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Snow Plow
January 14, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement after information was released detailing Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT) rejection of an offer of assistance from Kittitas County for snow removal services amidst the recent winter storm. WSDOT rejected the offer due to the fact that Kittitas County does not mandate the COVID vaccine for its employees.


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Field
January 13, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C.Today, Representatives Dan Newhouse (R-WA) and Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) introduced the Accelerating the Growth of Rural Innovation and Tourism Opportunities to Uphold Rural Industries and Sustainable Marketplaces (AGRITOURISM) Act. The bill would create an Office of Agritourism at the U.S.

Issues:Agriculture

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Dan Newhouse home news filler
January 13, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement in advance of voting against H.R. 5746, the legislative vehicle Democratic leadership is using to ram through their “voting rights” legislationThis unprecedented power grab would nationalize elections, stripping states’ rights in direct opposition to the U.S. Constitution.


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Dan Newhouse home news filler
January 11, 2022
Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) sent a letter to Grant County United States Postal Service (USPS) Postmaster Thomas MacDougall opposing and requesting justification regarding the impending closure of post office boxes in Mattawa

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App Challenge 2019
December 30, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) announced the winners of the 2021 Central Washington Congressional App Challenge, an app competition for middle and high school students. Three 8th graders from the West Valley Innovation Center – Andrew Modine, Torin Rauch, and Tyler Iverson – have been named the competition winners.


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gas pump
December 16, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Reps. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) and Buddy Carter (R-GA) introduced the Make Energy Affordable Act, a bill to hold the Biden Administration accountable for the ongoing energy crisis.

Issues:Energy

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Rep. Dan Newhouse (default image)
December 15, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) joined Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) and 11 other colleagues in sending a letter to President Biden urging him to drop his plans to mandate a COVID-19 vaccination for essential travelers, such as those engaged in trade and emergency management.

Issues:Trade

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Dan Newhouse Dams Press Conference
December 15, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement in response to the climate proposals for the 2022 legislative session released by Governor Inslee earlier this week.


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Colorful Apples
December 13, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Reps. Dan Newhouse (R-WA), Jackie Walorski (R-IN), Jim McGovern (D-MA), and Chellie Pingree (D-ME) introduced the bipartisan Food Donation Improvement Act to expand food donation efforts across the country. With millions of Americans facing food insecurity, ambiguous, outdated, and limited liability protections often prevent many businesses and organizations from donating food.

Issues:Agriculture