John Stang is a freelance writer who often covers state government. He can be followed on Twitter: @johnstang_8
Democrats had full control of the Legislature and the Governor’s Office. So what did they do with that power?
Gov. Jay Inslee vetoed a bill that would have sealed some legislative records.
The Legislature is delving deeply into internet issues this year, including those that affect urban and rural areas.
Democrats don't have a plan and Republicans aren't interested in coming up with the money this year.
Who knows whether state Sen. Doug Ericksen — a GOP leader against Democratic environmental measures, especially those by Gov.
The bill would require that any insurance companies providing maternity coverage also cover abortions.
Both Sen. Mark Schoesler and Rep. Frank Chopp are demonized by the other party.
A person swiping a bank card on a credit card machine in a restaurant.
The state Capitol building in Olympia.
Manka Dhingra talks with supporters at her election night party in Woodinville.