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VIDEO: TVW: Inside Olympia, featuring Senate Republican budget lead Lynda Wilson

By tracyellis | Published on January 13, 2023

The 2023 Washington State Legislature must craft an operating budget to pay for state services. What are the key priorities for this year’s budget debate? Host Austin Jenkins sits down with Sen. Lynda Wilson, the ranking Republican on the Senate Ways & Means committee.

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.