District Representative Brad Hawkins had his First bill passed as representative, a bill that would help Washington residents find where capital budgets and expenditures are being spent in their own area via the internet.
The website would create a map that people can hover their mouse over to receive instant data on how the money is being spent. Hawkins worked across the isle to pass the bill alongside fellow new legislator Marcus Riccelli.
On a recent KOZI interview, Hawkins spoke on passing his first bill and what it means to the citizens of Washington..."CLICK HERE" for Audio
Representative Hawkins' Olympia office can be reached at 360-786-7832 . The Transparency bill went into effect July 28th 2013 and the website should be up by the end of the year.