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Sen. Nelson: Senate Republican’s ‘prioritize concrete above kids’

  • March 31st, 2015

Senate Democratic Leader Sharon Nelson issued the statement below following the release of the Senate Republican budget Tuesday:

“Senate Republicans, 20 of whom voted for an $11 billion gas tax increase less than a month […]

Senate Democrats: Oil train bill lacks key safety provisions

  • March 9th, 2015

OLYMPIA – Following the passage of a bill that falls short on addressing needs related to oil train safety, Sens. Christine Rolfes, D-Kitsap County, Kevin Ranker, D-Orcas Island, and John McCoy, D-Tulalip, released the […]

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2015 Session: Let’s Get To Work

The challenges that faced the legislature in 2014 — education funding, a transportation plan for all Washingtonians and important policies such as climate change, oil train transportation and mental health — are the same challenges the 2015 legislature must tackle. Read more…

Sen. Sharon Nelson

Sen. Sharon Nelson – Senate Democratic Leader