Stories tagged: laurie jinkins
Fri., Aug. 2, 2019
National pundits seemed to think they had a news flash about Jay Inslee.
Tue., May 14, 2019, 5 a.m.
Washington to set up special trust fund to help with long-term care costs by requiring payments from workers.
UPDATED: Mon., May 14, 2018, 10:19 a.m.
State should move to a system of community-based mental health facilities for patients committed by the courts, Gov. Jay Inslee said.
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 5:31 a.m.
With time running out on many proposed changes to Washington gun laws, a proposal to license some semi-automatic weapons died in a House committee, but a revised version of the …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
House proposal would require assault rifle owners obtain annual licenses, complete gun safety course
Semi-automatic assault weapon licenses proposed in House of Representatives.
Fri., April 10, 2015
OLYMPIA – The House moved to ban therapy that some believe can change homosexual orientation and others contend is dangerous and ineffective. It passed a revised version of a Senate …
Wed., March 18, 2015
They’ve got your number, gun grabbers. The gun lobby has again helped undermine a piece of common-sense public safety legislation. The proposal, Washington House Bill 1857, would have allowed judges …
Wed., Jan. 29, 2014
OLYMPIA – Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords urged Washington legislators to “be bold, be courageous” and require wider background checks on gun sales. Gun rights advocates urged lawmakers to protect …
Thu., June 27, 2013
OLYMPIA – Same-sex couples in Washington, one of the first states where voters legalized their marriages, stand to gain hundreds of legal benefits as federal courts and agencies weigh the …