11/16/2023... Sen. John Braun calls for action after a state agency refused to cooperate with Lewis County drug detectives, Gov. Inslee's office declined to intervene. https://youtu.be/R5KTWOYh4-I?feature=shared
Sen. Jeff Wilson talks to Lars Larson about statistics that show drug deaths in Washington skyrocketing. In 2022, Washington saw the biggest increase in overdose fatalities anywhere in the country.
State lawmakers have reached a bipartisan deal on hard drug possession, but a state Senator says it should have happened earlier. Tracy Ellis reports on the special session.
AUDIO: To save lives, Senate should stand its ground on reform of failed drug-possession law, says Republican leader
Hard drug possession would remain a misdemeanor under a bill now back in the state Senate after passing in the House. Tracy Ellis reports.
Sen. Shelly Short on KPQ radio talking about hard drug possession, police pursuits, 2nd Amendment rights, the Growth Management Act, and more.
Sen. Curtis King talks to KLCK Radio about banning homeless camps near schools, hard drug possession, police pursuits, requiring drivers ed classes, helping small hospitals, replacing the Hood River Bridge, and more.
Listen to this 7th District Legislative Update with Sen. Shelly Short Topics: police pursuits, hard drug possession, Growth Management Act
Sen. John Braun talks to KVI Radio's Ari Hoffman about Democrat legislation that would allow teens to stay at certain youth facilities without their parents’ knowledge while seeking services related to gender dysphoria and gender transitioning. He also talks about...
Sen. John Braun talks to KTTH Radio’s Jason Rantz about hard drug possession, law enforcement’s ability to pursue criminals, and the long-term care payroll tax.
Sen. John Braun talks to KEDO Radio’s Mike Wallin about the Democrats’ unwillingness to fix their flawed police pursuit law, progress on bills to address the Supreme Court ruling that basically made hard drug possession legal, and bipartisan action on housing.
Listen to this 20th District Legislative Update with Sen. John Braun Topics: Democrats blocking progress on bills to fix the broken police pursuit law and bills are moving forward to address the State Supreme Court ruling that essentially legalized hard drug...
Republicans continue to try to get Democrats to allow bills to move forward that would change the current standard for police pursuits from "probable cause" to "reasonable suspicion." Also a priority this session is addressing the law around drug possession -- fixing...