Washington State House Democrats


House doubles up on education

House Democrats unveiled a state budget that funds education without shredding the safety net for kids, seniors, the blind, and disabled – and without resorting to accounting tricks or one-time… READ MORE

This is how laws get introduced: the Hopper

Rep. Roger Goodman, first bill of session

You’ll hear lawmakers talk about “dropping a bill” or “putting a bill in the Hopper.” This is what that actually means. Staff at the Code Reviser’s Office take draft legislation… READ MORE