A bill partially unwinding a 2021 policing reform clears the Legislature. It is headed to Gov. Jay Inslee for his expected signing.
Bills outlawing many semiautomatic weapons and adding restrictions on gun purchases are now on course to becoming law.
Gov. Inslee says it gives Washington a three-year supply. The purchase comes as a federal judge may order the FDA to stop its sale.
The proposed spending plan also spends money to fight climate change, help abortion providers and study police pursuits
Democratic budget writers say they will be cautious but able to fund their priorities. Senate put out a capital budget Monday.
OLYMPIA — An effort to lower the legal limit for driving drunk has come up short.
Their bill outlawing the manufacture and sale of certain guns passed the state House. No Republican voted for it.
Sauli Niinistö became the first foreign head of state to address a joint session of the state Legislature on Monday.
And a comprehensive remaking of state’s approach to drug possession advances toward action in the Senate.
OLYMPIA — A day after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade last June, Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee and…
Revisions will make it easier for police officers to engage in a chase. Changes would expire in 2025 under new language.
A bill to make it a legal holiday awaits a key vote. Some Asian American constituents were opposed, saying the chosen date is wrong.
OLYMPIA — Lawmakers are at a crossroads again on what to do about illegal drug possession.