Hansen’s Jobs Bills Win Bipartisan Praise

Hansen’s Jobs Bills Win Bipartisan Praise

“Because of this bill, students will be prepared for good jobs.”

Republican Senator Bruce Dammeier, on Hansen’s technology jobs bill quoted in the North Kitsap Herald, Apr. 19, 2013

“This is a good jobs bill that will help our small businesses train their employees and save money in the process.”

Republican Senator Barbara Bailey, on Hansen’s small business jobs bill quoted in the North Kitsap Herald, Apr. 19, 2013)

“I actually love this bill. We talk about the achievement gap and the opportunity gap, and here is a great …

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Hansen bill to boost college opportunity signed by Gov. Inslee

OLYMPIA – More lower- and middle-income students will get a chance to go to college and gain high-demand skills under a bill by Rep. Drew Hansen that was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee.

“We believe, as a state and a nation, that every child should have the opportunity to succeed,” Hansen said. “Nothing is more critical to that opportunity and that success in the 21st century than a college education.”

Hansen’s proposal, House Bill 2612, strengthens the Opportunity Scholarship Program, a public-private partnership that provides …

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