Rep. Larry Hoff's News & Media


Last month, the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries (L&I) proposed significant changes to the state's existing overtime rules that could curtail the growth of employers and have devastating consequences...

July 19, 2019

On Tuesday, Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill sponsored by Rep. Larry Hoff to eliminate inefficiencies at the Department of Licensing (DOL) after its rollout of a modernized licensing system late...

May 23, 2019

Residents of the 18th Legislative District are invited to a trio of town hall meetings being held on Saturday, May 25, in Washougal, Yacolt and Vancouver. Sen. Ann Rivers and Reps....

May 17, 2019

On Thursday, House and Senate Democrats announced they had reached a deal on a new two-year state operating budget. Despite the Legislature being set to adjourn Sunday night, Republican lawmakers still...

April 26, 2019

Earlier today in the House Finance Committee, the 9-4 Democrat majority voted to increase taxes on Washingtonians by more than $4 billion over the next four years. The new taxes approved...

April 19, 2019

There’s a fundamental lack of respect for taxpayers by those who control the purse strings in Olympia.

April 8, 2019

If Democrats succeed in changing the state's nonresident sales tax exemption, we will almost certainly see local businesses close, jobs lost, and more families struggling to make ends meet in Clark...

April 6, 2019

Rep. Larry Hoff, Vancouver, sits down with TVW to discuss the 18th Legislative District, his family, and his top three legislative priorities.

April 3, 2019

Last week, House Republicans stood united in opposition to the majority party's 2019-21 operating budget proposal, which would increase spending by more than $8.5 billion over current levels and increase taxes...

April 2, 2019

Rep. Larry Hoff provides his thoughts on the House Democrats' 2019-21 operating budget proposal, which would increase spending by $8.5 billion and raise taxes by more than $4 billion over four...

March 29, 2019