Gov. Jay Inslee

Washington becomes fourth state to ban bump stocks

Gov. Inslee signs bill into law March 6.

 

Inslee’s carbon tax bill dead in the water

Senate sponsor said the bill is one to two votes short out of committee.

 

Lawmakers go into damage control with backlash over public records bill

OLYMPIA — Following last week’s rapid-fire vote on a bill to exempt the Legislature from state public records laws, lawmakers are going into damage control… Continue reading

 

Carbon tax plan advances in the state Senate

Gov. Inslee proposed a $20 per ton of emitted carbon tax.