Stories tagged: Steve O'Ban
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
Lawmakers’ expenses for Washington’s special sessions topped $445,000
The Legislature’s three special sessions prompted legislators to file per diem claims for more than $445,000 in expenses. But the amount claimed varies widely.
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 5 a.m.
Spin Control: Lawmakers take stabs at humor from time to time
Bits of attempted levity can show up at unusual times in the Legislature.
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016, 12:56 p.m.
Senate GOP plans to issue subpoenas over prison controversy
Governor, senators spar over investigation of prison release mistakes.
Sun., March 2, 2014
Spin Control: Death penalty ‘pause’ sets lawmakers in motion
OLYMPIA – Whether Washington should execute some people for crimes like aggravated first-degree murder is a good debate to have. Whether the governor or the Legislature has the constitutional authority …