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For the first time, members of the Washington State House of Representatives have formed a Veterans and Military Families Caucus.

Feb. 20, 2019

To give something up, or go without, is not something most of us do on a daily basis. But for service men and women, sacrifice is not just a word, it's...

Nov. 9, 2017

Legislation helping disabled veterans with adapted housing costs was signed into law today. Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, sponsored the bill that helps disabled veterans with some of the costs associated with...

May 4, 2017

Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, and guests discuss her bill that will help disabled veterans with adapted housing costs. Kraft's proposal, House Bill 2138, was recently signed into law by the governor....

May 4, 2017

Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, speaks on the state House floor regarding her proposal to help disabled veterans with accessible housing costs. Read more about House Bill 2138 

April 10, 2017

“Disabled veterans face many challenges, acquiring accessible housing should not be one of them.” A measure that would provide disabled veterans with a sales tax exemption for costs associated with adapted...

April 7, 2017

Committee meetings and public hearings at the Legislature will continue for the next few days as we draw closer to another important deadline in the Legislative process. Wednesday, March 29, is...

March 24, 2017