Bob McCaslin

Smarter Government Report — April 1, 2011 Greetings Spokane, This week started with a very special event – an opportunity for us to celebrate a lifetime of public service in Washington. On Sunday, I joined a large group of past and present legislators, community leaders, and friends and family to celebrate the life of the recently deceased... Read More...
Smarter Government Report — March 18, 2011 Sen. Baumgartner at the Northwood Middle School Town Hall meeting. Greetings Spokane, This is the 10th week of the 2011 legislative session; it’s also “Sunshine Week” for Washington state government, according to our state’s newspapers, as they seek to encourage transparency in government and the public’s right to know what... Read More...
Senate Republicans announce 2011-12 committee assignments The Senate Republican Caucus today announced its committee assignments for the 2011 and 2012 legislative sessions, including ranking (lead) Republicans on the state Senate committees. They will be: Agriculture and Rural Economic Development Ranking:  Sen. Jerome Delvin Other members:  Sens. Mark Schoesler, Jim Honeyford and Randi Becker Early Learning and... Read More...