Seeking systematic reforms, victims spoke up this legislative session.
Four key bills targeting sexual harassment passed both chambers and were waiting to be signed by the Washington State governor…
With the governor’s signature, the Reproductive Parity Act will allow state funding for abortion and contraception services.
If signed, the new law will also protects student advisers who defend the free speech rights of student journalists.
The bill would allow, but not require, adults to carry concealed weapons.
If passed, the new law would allocate money to schools for emergency response and raise the age required to purchase assault-style weapons.
The bill would allow those who feel they are at risk of suicide to add their name to a do-not-sell list.
Before heading to the governor’s desk, the bill will return to the Senate for another vote.
A proposed bill that easily passed the House of Representatives would provide discrimination protections for victims of domestic violence or…
Lawmakers are considering adding protections for high school and college newspapers, allowing student journalists to determine their own content.
After passionate floor debate, the bill moves to the House.
The State Legislature is considering training aimed at improving child safety.
The bill would do away with a law that opponents say is antiquated and xenophobic.