Rep. Luanne Van Werven's Email Updates


The legislative session is rapidly approaching. Watch my video on what we were doing in Olympia recently and the latest on bringing remote testimony opportunities to the House of Representatives in...

Oct. 1, 2019

While we have been out of session for a few months there is a lot happening in Whatcom County and Washington state. I wanted to give you an update on some...

July 30, 2019

The legislative session did not end well. The operating budget was rushed through, with a significant increase in taxes. I voted “no” on this budget. In this email update, I provide...

May 3, 2019

Like and follow my new, official legislative page on Facebook Hello Whatcom County friends. Did you know there is a new way to connect with me during the legislative session? I...

April 26, 2019

I'd like to thank all of you who attended the town hall Sen. Doug Ericksen and I had in Nooksack on March 16. We got an earful about the direction of...

March 29, 2019

I hope this email finds you well. I'd like to invite you to a town hall meeting I'll be hosting with Sen. Doug Ericksen on Saturday, March 16, from 1:00 to...

March 14, 2019

We are more than one-third of the way through the 2019 legislative session. Two important deadlines are rapidly approaching: the House policy committee cutoff (Feb. 22); and the House fiscal committee...

Feb. 22, 2019

If you don't already know me, I am Luanne Van Werven, your Washington State Representative in the beautiful 42nd Legislative District. Our district includes North Bellingham, Acme, Blaine, Birch Bay, Custer,...

Jan. 25, 2019

I hope this email finds you well and that you had a Merry Christmas. I'd like to invite you to a town hall meeting I'll be hosting with Sen. Doug Ericksen...

Dec. 31, 2018

Rep. Van Werven will be holding coffee chats across Whatcom County in the next couple months. Also, a reminder, legislators will be under election year restrictions.

May 9, 2018