O’Ban first legislator to receive ‘Family Advocacy Award’ OLYMPIA…Sen. Steve O’Ban, R-Pierce County, was recognized this week for, “outstanding service to families in the state of Washington” when he became the first legislator to receive the ‘Family Advocacy Award’ from the Washington Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (WAMFT). The award honors Sen. O’Ban for his work to... Read More...
The cost of homelessness in Pierce County Dear friends and neighbors,  Homelessness. It’s a word that’s filled with despair, for a variety of reasons. Most of us have seen firsthand the filthy living conditions in the makeshift homeless encampments around Pierce County — conditions unfit for animals, much less human beings. I took this photo during a... Read More...
Washingtonians beware — an income-tax battle is brewing O’Ban calls on Attorney General Ferguson to defend state law against incorrect court decision OLYMPIA…In the wake of yesterday’s Court of Appeals ruling on Seattle’s proposed income tax, Sen. Steve O’Ban warned Washingtonians to hunker down for a battle against the relentless push by the majority party for a statewide... Read More...