Published on March 14, 2018

Legislative news from Rep. Eric Pettigrew, D-Seattle March 14, 2018 Rep. Pettigrew bill to help low-income families passes legislature OLYMPIA – This week, House Bill 1831, sponsored by Rep. Eric Pettigrew, was signed into law. The bill revises the asset… READ MORE

Published on March 7, 2018

Legislative news from Rep. Eric Pettigrew, D-Seattle March 7, 2018 Rep. Pettigrew bill creates an ombuds for the Department of Corrections OLYMPIA – This week, House Bill 1889, cleared the last legislative hurdle before landing on the governor’s desk. The… READ MORE

Published on February 6, 2018

February 6, 2018 Protecting First Amendment religious freedoms from federal attacks The freedom to practice one’s religion in their own way is an American right protected by the First Amendment and is one of our most closely cherished values. House… READ MORE

Published on January 16, 2018

Starting off the 2018 legislative session As the 2018 legislative session gets underway, I am thinking a lot about how we are One Washington and how powerful it can be to bring together people from across the state for a… READ MORE

Published on July 20, 2017

With a rise in violent gang activity in South King County over the last year, state lawmakers sought and secured funding in the new state budget to help prevent street gangs, especially among young people. Sen. Joe Fain of Auburn… READ MORE

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