Press Releases

September 24, 2020 Press Release
Expected to be Signed by President

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) today announced that the bill she introduced with Jaime Herrera Beutler (WA-03), the WIC Waiver Extension Act, has passed the House. The bill was included in the Continuing Resolution to fund the government and is expected to pass the Senate and be signed by the President in the next week.

September 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) recently met with Washington state Forester George Geissler and Chelan County Natural Resources Director Mike Kaputa to receive an update on the state’s wildfire season and to discuss planning for future fires. They also discussed forest resiliency and management.

September 18, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) spoke on the floor of the House this week in support of HR 2694, the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act prior to it passing the House.

September 10, 2020 Press Release

ISSAQUAH, WA – In response to destructive fires in the 8th Congressional District, Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) has released a fire recovery guide. The guide will help those affected by the recent fires throughout Washington state find and apply for the available resources to help them recover.

September 3, 2020 Press Release

ISSAQUAH, WA – Congresswomen Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (WA-03) have introduced two bills that will provide children and families with better access to healthy, nutritious food during the pandemic.

September 1, 2020 Press Release

ISSAQUAH, WA – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) today announced that her district office is partnering with the Wounded Warrior Fellowship Program to hire a medically retired Veteran for a fully paid two-year fellowship in either her Wenatchee or Issaquah office.

August 22, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) released the following statement after the House passed the “Delivering for America Act,” which will reverse the recent changes at the United States Postal Service that has slowed down service:

August 19, 2020 Press Release

ISSAQUAH, WA – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) released the following statement on the passing of former U.S. Senator Slade Gorton:

August 18, 2020 Press Release

ISSAQUAH, WA – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) today visited the Issaquah Post Office to share stories of 8th district residents whose lives have been affected by delays and cuts to the U.S. Postal Service.

August 14, 2020 Press Release

ISSAQUAH, WA – Congresswoman Kim Schrier, M.D. (WA-08) spent the day on Thursday making several stops in Kittitas County to highlight recent legislative wins and meet with local officials.

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