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Senator questions Leach trip to Cambodia

Senate Higher Education Committee Chairman Kevin Ranker has questions for WSU about Coach Mike Leach’s trip to Cambodia.

UPDATED: Fri., June 30, 2017, 10:31 a.m.

Washington Legislature plays beat the clock on historic budget, school changes

Record Washington budget and major change in public school policy come up for a vote Friday. Budget must pass and be signed by midnight to avoid a partial government shutdown.

UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 9:55 a.m.

Can Washington Legislature finish budget in time? Doesn’t look likely

With 10 days left in the regular session, Democrats and Republicans seemed moving inexorably toward a budget impasse that will force them into overtime for the seventh time in eight …

UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 8:02 a.m.

Internet user protection bills face tough road in Washington Legislature

Lawmakers’ efforts to enact state restrictions against the sale of information about residents’ internet use faces two major hurdles – time running out in the legislative session and a full-court …

UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 10:46 p.m.

Washington may try to block sale of internet customers’ data without their permission

Washington could try to block a federal effort to allow internet providers to sell customer data without their permission.

Competing plans on how to fix school taxes get airing

OLYMPIA – A proposed change in the way school districts levy property taxes and help pay their teachers was described by Republican supporters as “revenue neutral” when introduced this week. …

Parties offer dueling education plans at 11th hour

OLYMPIA – Democrats and Republicans unveiled different plans Wednesday to pump more state money into public schools just as the Legislature is supposed to be wrapping up this year’s session. …

Washington Senate budget would add money for schools

OLYMPIA – Public schools would get more money for math and science supplies and state colleges would keep tuition from going up in a proposal released by Washington Senate budget …

Beaver relocation effort garners bipartisan support

OLYMPIA – Beavers making a nuisance of themselves in Western Washington could be relocated to areas in Eastern Washington that need their help in damming streams, but the furry critters …