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VIDEO: TVW: Inside Olympia – Police Reform, featuring Sen. Mike Padden

By tracyellis | Published on May 14, 2021
Sen. Mike Padden

Policing was the topic behind many contentious debates during the 2021 legislative session. Democrats, who control both House and Senate, pushed through a package of police reform and accountability proposals Republicans say will make communities less safe, and threaten the safety of officers.

VIDEO: TVW’s Inside Olympia — Criminal Justice Reform, featuring Sen. Chris Gildon

By tracyellis | Published on March 26, 2021

Criminal justice legislation has been a major focus for majority Democrats during the 2021 session. Host Austin Jenkins sits down with Republican Sen. Chris Gildon to discuss areas where the parties have found bipartisan agreement, and where philosophical differences have led to contentious debates.