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Billig: Frank Chopp is a public servant to his core

  • May 3rd, 2019

Senate Majority Leader Andy Billig released the statement below following Frank Chopp’s resignation as Speaker of the House on Friday:

“Frank Chopp is a public servant to his core. […]

  • Rolfes, Ormsby announce tentative deal on 2019-21 operating budget

Rolfes, Ormsby announce tentative deal on 2019-21 operating budget

  • April 25th, 2019

OLYMPIA — Sen. Christine Rolfes (D-Bainbridge Island), chair of the Senate Ways & Means Committee, and Rep. Timm Ormsby (D-Spokane), chair of the House Appropriations Committee, released the following joint statement announcing a tentative agreement on […]

  • Two-year operating budget approved by Senate

Two-year operating budget approved by Senate

  • April 4th, 2019

OLYMPIA – The Washington State Senate today approved a $52.2 billion state operating budget to fund vital state services, including targeted support for the state’s behavioral health system, K-12 special education, higher education, and the […]