Tag Archives: public safety

The Elephant in the Dome Podcast: Senate Republicans Want to Restore Public Safety

By tracyellis | Published on June 14, 2022

Restoring public safety is a top priority for state Senate Republicans.

This podcast features the Ranking Republican on the Senate Law and Justice Committee – Senator Mike Padden, Chelan County Sheriff – Brian Burnett, Snohomish County Sheriff – Adam Fortney, and Seattle City Attorney – Ann Davison.

AUDIO: Republicans lead Senate’s passage of bill to correct damage to public-safety laws

By tracyellis | Published on February 10, 2022

State Senate Republicans helped push through a bill to restore public-safety tools taken away from law-enforcement last year. It now heads to the House.

Kimberly Wirtz 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.