Rep. Luanne Van Werven's News & Media


Rep. Luanne Van Werven, R-Lynden, joins KGMI to discuss potential tax hikes including higher property taxes, and making college affordability.

Feb. 7, 2019

Claire Skaggs, a student at Meridian High School, served as a legislative page for the state House of Representatives the week of Jan. 21 – Jan. 25. She was sponsored by...

Feb. 5, 2019

The 2019 legislative session is underway. In this video update Rep. Van Werven discusses her committee assignments, including being named the lead Republican on the House College and Workforce Development Committee....

Jan. 28, 2019

Washington House Republicans have named Rep. Luanne Van Werven as their new ranking Republican on the House College and Workforce Development Committee, formerly the Higher Education Committee. “Not only am I...

Jan. 15, 2019

42nd District lawmakers will take questions from constituents, discuss 2019 legislative session Rep. Luanne Van Werven and Sen. Doug Ericksen will host a town hall meeting for constituents on Saturday, January...

Dec. 29, 2018

Read my 2018 Session Review by clicking on the image below.

May 11, 2018

The Legislature adjourned on March 8. It is great to be back in beautiful Whatcom County. Since being home, we have had opportunities to meet with constituents and local groups about...

May 7, 2018

A measure sponsored by Rep. Luanne Van Werven that will require release of sensitive fish and wildlife data to be subject to a confidentiality agreement was recently signed by the governor....

March 28, 2018

This week, the Washington State House of Representatives approved legislation modifying the procedures for determining certain aspects of the legal parent-child relationship, known as the Washington Uniform Parentage Act. The bill...

March 3, 2018

Forty-second District Reps. Vincent Buys and Luanne Van Werven issued the following joint statement today about reducing the state property tax during the 2018 legislative session. “As homeowners begin to receive...

March 1, 2018