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Sen. Ranker: Cap on carbon a “big, necessary step in the right direction”

  • July 29th, 2015

“I applaud the governor for this decision. Washingtonians believe our state should be a leader in the fight against climate change and this move reinforces that position.

“The facts are clear. Climate change is real. […]

  • Pedersen: Supreme Court ruling affirms the promise of equality for all

Pedersen: Supreme Court ruling affirms the promise of equality for all

  • June 26th, 2015

OLYMPIA – Today the United States Supreme Court issued its much-awaited ruling on marriage equality across the country.

In a landmark decision that will finally secure marriage rights for all couples, the Court ruled state […]

WHY DEMOCRATS OPPOSE A SHUTDOWN – Negative impacts on kids, schools

  • June 23rd, 2015

While some services are protected by constitutional or federal mandates, a government shutdown would still hurt people in communities across our state in more ways than you can imagine. Washington children would lose early […]

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