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Weekly Special Legislative Session Roundup from Olympia

The third overtime session in our state’s legislature ends this Thursday, and now the question is will lawmakers reach agreement on passing a capital construction budget. The Supreme Court’s Hirst decision is the major negotiating sticking point.
John Sattgast with …

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Weekly Special Legislative Session Roundup from Olympia

The third overtime session in our state’s legislature continues this week, and now the question is will lawmakers reach agreement on passing a capital construction budget. The Supreme Court’s Hirst decision is the major negotiating sticking point. Also Gov. Jay …

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Budget Agreement Reached ‘In Principle’ in Olympia

Lawmakers say they have reached agreement “in principle” on a new two-year operating budget, but won’t release any details. After budget negotiators met throughout the night, Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement about the agreement Wednesday morning, saying that legislative …

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