News

A look at our 2016 budgets

Budget Overview In our closing e-newsletter of the 2016 session, I want to share with you a little about the operating and capital budgets and how they work together to... READ MORE

Taking aim at the hidden cost of gun violence

The echo of gunfire from violent crime may reverberate through society for years, leaving hidden costs to be borne by communities already grieving for their families, friends, and neighbors. Two... READ MORE

2018 End of Session Newsletter from Rep. Senn

Click here to read Rep. Tana Senn’s end of session newsletter for the 2018 legislative session.

Senn Receives 2018 Champion for Children and Youth Award

OLYMPIA – State Representative Tana Senn, D-Mercer Island, was recently honored for her work advocating for policies and investments to promote positive outcomes for children and youth. On Tuesday, April... READ MORE

Exciting Wins in Housing, Education & Construction

In a quick session, it is difficult to get everything done that you want to. I’m proud to share that despite time limitations, I was able to ensure unique and... READ MORE

Governor signs Equal Pay & Children’s mental health legislation!

A good week to be a woman in Washington On Wednesday, Governor Inslee signed the Equal Pay Opportunity Act into law! I am beyond proud that this historic legislation passed... READ MORE

Governor signs Equal Pay Opportunity Act

OLYMPIA—This morning, in his conference room packed with lawmakers, advocates and supporters, Gov. Jay Inslee signed the Equal Pay Opportunity Act into law. Washington was one the first states in... READ MORE