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State lawmakers consider state and federal interests amid controversy in Trump administration

State GOP lawmakers are under pressure to be more open in their condemnation of Trump. At their weekly press conference, they were pressed to comment...Read More

Annual Olympia conference pushing city priorities

The Association of Washington Cities is hosting their annual City Action Days conference on Wednesday and Thursday. About 370 city officials are scheduled to meet...Read More

Washington state AG in court again over Trump executive order

Oral arguments are set for Tuesday afternoon. Attorney General Bob Ferguson will present Washington’s case against the Trump administration’s executive order Tuesday at 3 p.m....Read More

Washington lawsuit against Trump travel-ban gets a hearing date

A federal judge will hear a motion from a lawsuit filed by Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson against the Trump administration’s travel ban Friday, according...Read More

Washington Democrats sign letter condemning Trump’s travel ban

Every Democratic state legislator signed on a letter condemning President Donald Trump’s Executive Order that bars refugees and immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering...Read More

Washington state reacts to President Trump’s travel ban executive order

President Donald Trump’s executive order, barringĀ travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S., prompted several lawsuits, including one filed by Washington Attorney General Bob...Read More

GOP lawmaker on Friday Senate debate: “Joe Fain is a rock star”

At the annual Roanoke Conference, GOP state lawmakers praised their colleague Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, who debated floor rules Friday with Democrats, that ended with...Read More

GOP proposes their education plan, lawmakers debate floor rules

Ahead of a Senate Democratic effort to push a vote on the levy cliff, Senate Republicans introduced their attempt to fund education in the state....Read More

Olympia roundup: Trump rejected, Levy cliff, no Senate majority

Washington lawmakers are still grappling with the levy cliff while the GOP loses it’s Senate majority (if only temporarily). All while elected officials are being...Read More

Washington roundup: Protesters march against new administration

Washingtonians were not quiet amid the inauguration of President Donald Trump in the other Washington. Women’s Marches Seattle and Olympia both saw massive turnouts for...Read More