Port of Whitman Economic Expansion Act (H.R. 5742) included in H.R. 8. This legislation will authorize a land transfer between the Port of Whitman and the Army Corps of Engineers to continue to develop businesses and create economic opportunity. The land transfer will also help meet the environmental mitigation efforts of Port Whitman, while still creating vital economic opportunities for the people of Whitman County.
Ensured that Spokane’s FAA contract observer program was preserved for 2018, and protected funding for Spokane and Walla Walla contract tower costs. All three of these were included in the House FAA reauthorization bill.
Worked to further the Mill Creek Flood Control project and led a delegation of citizens from Walla Walla to meet with the Office of Management and Budget. She secured funding for an important study which allowed the project to go forward.