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Pellicciotti re-introduces Corporate Crime Act

OLYMPIA – Rep. Mike Pellicciotti, D-Federal Way, has again introduced his Corporate Crime Act. If passed, the legislation, HB 1252, would dust off statutes that have not been updated since... READ MORE

Doglio bill aims to fight hunger, reduce food waste

One in five children in our state is hungry. Global greenhouse gas emissions from food waste rank third after China and the US. Two challenges addressed by one solution: reducing... READ MORE

Rep. Mari Leavitt Appointed Vice Chair of College & Workforce Development

OLYMPIA – Rep. Mari Leavitt, D-University Place, is focused on expanding career and technical education throughout the state in her role as Vice Chair of the College & Workforce Development.... READ MORE

Whatcom’s new Rep. Shewmake named vice chair of key House committee in Olympia

OLYMPIA — Even before she was sworn in this week as the 42nd district’s newest state lawmaker, Rep. Sharon Shewmake was elected by her colleagues to be vice chair of... READ MORE

Ortiz-Self reelected as Majority Caucus Vice Chair

OLYMPIA-This morning, Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self, D-Mukilteo, was reelected by her peers to continue serving as vice chair of the House Democratic Caucus. She has held this leadership role since 2017.... READ MORE