Washington State Senate

"I wish I could reel it back," state Sen. Maureen Walsh said of her remarks on the Senate floor last week.
State Sen. Maureen Walsh said she regrets making the comment, adding that she was "tired" at the time.
The state is one of 17 that allows exemptions for "personal, moral or other beliefs.” That may soon change.
State Sen. Joe Nguyen, son of Vietnamese refugees, explained to HuffPost why his colleagues' jokes about his Asian name spoke to a larger issue.
It's a concrete way for newly elected Democrats to protect workers and the middle class.
Manka Dhingra (D) won her special election to a state Senate seat, which switches control of the chamber.
Don Benton has a long record of controversies, but no record of military service.
If this truly was a hearing for Spokane, by Spokane, we most certainly would have seen, and would have been right to expect to see presentations or statements from various response or regulatory agencies in the area who would be responsible if something were to happen in Spokane.
National Democrats are cheering the Tkaczyk win even though Republicans continue to dominate the chamber. The Democratic
In New York, committee chairmanships have not been announced. For the past several years, New York's Senate has had several
Senator Ed Murray, D-Seattle, was elected as majority leader of Washington State Senate Tuesday, according to The Advocate
Baumgartner later released a statement apologizing to Feit for the use of such "strong language," but Feit notes that the
3 Democrats Vy For Votes In 8th District Primary [KARE] A Washington state man was arrested Thursday for allegedly firing