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 […]
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 […]
Sen. Nelson: Improving revenue positive, but work still remains to craft a bipartisan, sustainable and fair budget
Senate Democratic Leader Sharon Nelson issued the statement below following the release of the state’s revenue forecast:
“I was very pleased to learn our state’s revenues are expected to increase. This is further proof that […]
OLYMPIA – As legislators continue work to come to an agreement on the state operating budget and a funding solution for schools, work has continued to refine the Carbon Pollution Accountability Act, which could […]
Senate Democratic Leader Sharon Nelson issued the statement below following a work session on the Voting Rights Act and the testimony of a key figure at the center […]