Other Initiatives

Although the four big "E"s....environment, energy, education, economy....are a huge focus at the State Capitol, much more goes on which effects our community. Whether it be protecting our pets, kupuna care, or women's issues, there are always a myriad of intiiatives facing our State Legislators.

Working Together to Improve Women’s Lives

Once again this year Rep. Thielen served as a co-convener of the bi-partisan 2015 Women’s Legislative Caucus which introduced a package of bills covering concerns of women of all ages and economic backgrounds.For over 20 years this Caucus, consisting of all Senate and House female members, has ... (more) Continue Reading

Pet Corner

Pet legislation strongly supported by Representative Thielen that protects our four-footed furry friends has been signed by the Governor and is now law. The following are a few of the animal-related bills which passed this session: SB978 HD1: Makes cruelty to animals in the second degree ... (more) Continue Reading