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Eye On Olympia

A nailbiter of a bill nears the finish line…

Late Tuesday night, the state Senate approved a slightly-toughened version of Rep. John Ahern's felony DUI bill. This bill, which has been repeatedly on the verge of failing, only to be revived by an unlikely alliance of House Democrats and House and Senate Republicans, now seems likely -- we think -- to pass.



Short takes and breaking news from the Washington Legislature and the state capital.