The failure of a new capital budget could also affect Washington lawmakers’ long-running quest to comply with the state Supreme Court’s K-12 school-funding order known...
Seattle Times staff reporter Joseph O’Sullivan covers state government and the Legislature.
Billions of dollars at stake as Washington lawmakers push for last-minute deal on construction, water
Washington lawmakers are still gunning for a deal on rural water use, which could also lead to agreement on a capital construction budget. But they...
Washington state residents are likely to feel the pain as lawmakers remain deadlocked on a capital construction budget and rural water-use bill.
Gov. Jay Inslee has vetoed a major tax cut for manufacturing businesses that state legislators had passed as part of last-minute budget negotiations.
Transgender bathroom rule won’t be on fall ballot; group seeking rollback fails to get enough signatures
Friday was the deadline for the group Just Want Privacy to turn in petitions for its proposed Initiative 1552.
Welcome to the latest round of trying to make sense of the property-tax plan that Gov. Jay Inslee is expected to sign into law.