Influencing Olympia – Timing is Everything!

The legislative session is underway. This is a short session which means there is very little time to stop some very horrible bills. That is because the session is structured with dates that move bills along in the process at an incredible speed and at the same time,...

Contact Your Legislators – Writing Letters

Session began last Monday, and there are hundreds of new bills that are being added to the thousands that didn’t get passed last year. It is a short session which means it will move fast. Many bills will go before the House and the Senate without the public being able...

Influencing Olympia – Part III

The Legislative Website’s bill search engine is https://apps.leg.wa.gov/billinfo/  If you see or hear of a bill number, you can plug in the number here and find out everything about it, including when the hearings are scheduled. Nothing perks up elected officials...