Tag Archives: Mike Padden

Vaccine deadline threatens critical services and public safety as people fear losing jobs and livelihoods

By tracyellis | Published on October 20, 2021

Republican Senators say it’s ridiculous and just plain wrong that thousands are losing jobs due to Governor Inslee’s vaccine mandate.

SRC On Air: Sen. Mike Padden on The Commute with Carlson on KVI Radio

By tracyellis | Published on 
Sen. Mike Padden

Senator Mike Padden talks to John Carlson on KVI about an effort by Washington lawmakers to empty prison cells and return convicted felons to the street and how it’s creating new public safety risks across the state.

Senate report sounds alarm about effort to empty prisons, return felons to the street

By tracyellis | Published on September 15, 2021

Three Senators held a news conference to release “PRISON ALARM BELLS: Five Years of Failure at the Department of Corrections – and What Washington Can Do About It.”

Audio: Senators call on Kreidler to apologize for comparison of state legislators to Taliban

By tracyellis | Published on September 01, 2021

Two state Senators are calling on Washington’s Insurance Commissioner to apologize in the wake of what they call hate speech.

Tracy Ellis reports.