Olympia: The week in photos
by Tom James
Bob Lomax looks on Friday at a rally against gun control in the capital.
Sally Sue Sheldon of Aberdeen, Wa, speaks Friday at a rally against gun control in the capital.
Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, talks to Kiro TV reporter Essex Porter Friday, Feb 7.
Workers assemble a tent for a healthcare lobbying event Thursday, Feb. 7 at the capitol.
Medical canabis lobbyist Ezra Eickmeyer is interviewed by Q13 Fox News reporter John Hopperstad Wednesday outside a packed senate Public Health committee work session. In the session the committee heard from experts about the science of marijuana-impaired driving.
Citizens and advocates pack a hallway the O'Brien building at the capitol during a day of popular hearings.
Students from Sumner, who travelled to the capitol with immigration advocacy group One America, pose for a photo with Rep. Chris Hurst, D-Enumclaw Wednesday.
Grayson Manweller, 2, checks out the the capitol sundial as his father Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, talks to his brother Lincoln, 3, during a brief glimpse of winter sun Thursday.
Allison Holcomb, author of the state's legal marijuana initiative, and Rick Garza, deputy director of the liquor control board, testify at a Senate work session on marijuana-impaired driving Wednesday. Garza's agency is charged with implementing the initiative.