Spin Control archive for May 13, 2013

MONDAY, MAY 13, 2013

Inslee narrows top priorities for special session 

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee has shortened his top priorities on the Legislature’s “to do” list for the special session to three things: Pass an operating budget. Pass a new package for transportation projects. Toughen penalties for those who drive drunk or high. At a...

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OLYMPIA -- The floor of the House of Representatives a few minutes after the chamber opened for the first day of the special session and adjourned until Day 2.  (Jim Camden)

WA Spec Session: They're back. Sort of

OLYMPIA -- The special session of the Legislature began officially at 9 a.m. with a flurry of inactivity. The House passed a few resolutions and adjourned until Tuesday morning. The Senate went at ease until the afternoon, when Senate Republican Leader Mark Schoesler said enough...

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