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Tough words yesterday from House lawmakers re: the state budget mess...


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There was some blunt talk yesterday from members of a House committee, as officials from the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture tried to argue against deep budget cuts that they say will backfire by hurting local fundraising.

In this clip, Reps. Jeannie Darneille, D-Tacoma, and Bill Hinkle, R-Cle Elum, respond that things are bad -- much worse than expected -- and that saying that cuts will be hard "is falling on our deaf ears," as Darneille put it.




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