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AUDIO: Senate Republican leader says deadly Bellevue attack should prompt legislative action

By tracyellis | Published on July 22, 2022

A 63-year-old amputee in a wheelchair was killed by a man police say had just been released from jail – now the state Senate Republican leader says the Legislature needs to act.

Tracy Ellis reports.

AUDIO: Republican legislators unveil ‘Safe Washington’ plan to prioritize policing, public safety and corrections

By tracyellis | Published on January 05, 2022

House and Senate Republicans in Olympia have unveiled a package of legislation they say will increase public safety, reduce crime, and put victims and community safety first.

John Sattgast reports from the state Capitol.