Rep. Chris Gildon's News & Media


A press conference was held Monday at Columbia Junior High School in Fife to highlight the implementation of certain school safety provisions in House Bill 1216. The bill, which received overwhelming...

Sept. 24, 2019

On Sunday, the Washington State Legislature approved the 2019-21 capital budget. The $4.9 billion budget funds public works projects statewide, as well as other long-term investments. Washington's 25th Legislative District will...

May 3, 2019

Rep. Chris Gildon, R-Puyallup, discusses what he sees as a troubling trend in the state Legislature where the policies enacted either don't address the underlying problem with a particular issue, or...

April 22, 2019

In this legislative update, Rep. Chris Gildon, R-Puyallup, discusses what's still left on the table as lawmakers work to wrap up the 2019 legislative session on time by April 28, and...

April 1, 2019

Rep. Chris Gildon, R-Puyallup, discusses the House Democrats' operating budget and tax proposal, and why there's no need to raise taxes to fund our shared priorities.

March 28, 2019

The Washington State House of Representatives unanimously approved Rep. Chris Gildon's House Bill 1707 today, which would make license plates affordable to more veterans. Under current law, veterans with a 100...

March 13, 2019

Rep. Chris Gildon, R-Puyallup, co-sponsored three bills during the 2019 legislative session related to Sound Transit and the $54 billion ST3 package. House Bill 1868 (prime-sponsored by Rep. Jesse Young): would...

March 13, 2019

On Thursday, March 7, Republican Reps. Chris Gildon and Matt Boehnke sat down with Austin Jenkins of TVW's 'Inside Olympia' to discuss their backgrounds, their legislative priorities, and some of the...

March 7, 2019

From Feb. 25 to March 1, Puyallup home-school student Grace Pollock served as a page in the Washington State House of Representatives. She was sponsored by 25th District Rep. Chris Gildon,...

March 6, 2019

Sen. Hans Zeiger and Reps. Kelly Chambers and Chris Gildon will be hosting an event March 16 for 25th District residents to meet their lawmakers and ask questions about the 2019 legislative session. The 25th Legislative...

March 6, 2019