Tag Archives: crime

SRC On Air: Sen. Mark Schoesler on KONA Radio in the Tri Cities

By tracyellis | Published on April 26, 2023

Sen. Mark Schoesler talks with KONA Radio’s The Bottom Line about state budgets, failed hard drug possession legislation, gun bills, crime, possible tax increases, and more.

The Elephant in the Dome Podcast: Threats to 2nd Amendment rights as crime skyrockets

By tracyellis | Published on March 17, 2023

Senator John Braun says it seems like Democrats want to go after legal gun owners instead of people using guns illegally in crime.

Senator Shelly Short has two examples of House bills that she fears would eat away at 2nd Amendment rights.

Senator Jeff Wilson talks about his bill to fight catalytic converter theft.

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.