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A message on behalf of Senator Hill’s Family
The Washington State Senate convenes for debate February 5th, the 26th Legislative Day of the 2016 Regular Session. SGA 9137 Lynn Peterson to Dept. of Transporation.
A message on behalf of Senator Hill’s Family
Friends, At the request of Senator Hill’s family, it is with deep sorrow that I am writing to inform you that our friend and colleague has passed. On Monday afternoon surrounded by the love of his family, Andy lost his final battle with lung cancer. Andy was an extraordinary public...
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Mini-Windows: All-Day Kindergarten for All Mini-Windows: All-Day Kindergarten for All
An interim series aimed at highlighting lesser known Majority Coalition Caucus-led budget accomplishments in the 2015 & 2016 sessions. This fall, a year ahead of schedule, every kindergartner will be able to attend full-day kindergarten. A. Voluntary all-day kindergarten will be offered in every school beginning this fall In only...
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Mini-Windows: Largest K-12 Construction Investment in History Mini-Windows: Largest K-12 Construction Investment in History
An interim series aimed at highlighting lesser known Majority Coalition Caucus-led budget accomplishments in the 2015 & 2016 sessions. The Legislature invested nearly $1 billion in K-12 school construction this biennia, an all-time record. A.   Largest Single Investment in State History The nearly $1 billion investment is almost double the...
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Mini-Windows: Addressing a Steep Rise in Elder Abuse Mini-Windows: Addressing a Steep Rise in Elder Abuse
An interim series aimed at highlighting lesser known Majority Coalition Caucus-led budget accomplishments in the 2015 & 2016 sessions. An alarming and largely unreported trend in recent years has been a steep rise of vulnerable adults being abused in our state. The current budget adds significant staff to stem, and...
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