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Senate Republican Leader John Braun addresses what’s happening in education

Published on March 20, 2023
              Learn more about what the Legislature is working on to deal with student learning loss and the needs of special education students. Read More

Senate Republican Leader John Braun updates us on the progress of police pursuit reform

Published on March 10, 2023
Click to watch Sen. John Braun’s latest update on the 2023 Legislative Session, including the progress of police pursuit reform. Read Sen. Braun’s statement on the passage of Senate Bill 5352. Read More

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STATEMENT: Police-pursuit bill narrowly passed by Senate today is ‘half step’ in the right direction, says Republican leader

Published on March 08, 2023
OLYMPIA… Senate Republican Leader John Braun today offered this statement following the Senate’s narrow passage of legislation that would let law-enforcement officers engage in vehicular pursuits in more situations than Washington law has allowed since 2021. Senate Bill 5352 was passed with a 26-23 vote on the final day of this session for the Senate... Read More

Torres bill on missing and murdered Indigenous people passes Senate

Published on March 03, 2023
Today the state Senate passed Sen. Nikki Torres’ measure implementing the recommendations of the Washington state Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and People task force. The bill is part of the Legislature’s efforts to identify the root causes of the shockingly large number of Native Americans who have turned up missing or murdered in Washington.... Read More
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