Senator Mike Padden’s bill on teacher job-sharing

Some teachers like to job-share, but commonsense bipartisan legislation to allow it to happen in our state appears dead. Senator Mike Padden’s bill in the legislature would let school districts split benefits of the job-sharing teachers.   The views expressed by individual members are not necessarily those of the entire caucus.

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Salmon Repopulation Act and Orca Recovery Media Briefing

What do Puget Sound orcas need? They need salmon for food. Four Republican State Senators and a Representative held a  media briefing on salmon hatchery legislation aimed at saving the orcas. The views expressed by individual members are not necessarily those of the entire caucus.

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Senator Tim Sheldon on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

It’s the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the largest Nazi concentration and death camp, Auschwitz. The State Senate passed a resolution in support of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Senator Tim Sheldon tells the story of Auschwitz survivor Arnold Zweig. The views expressed by individual members are not necessarily those of the entire caucus.

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