2017 Session kicks off with a little Blue & Green Spirit!

On Monday, we returned to Olympia for the start of what is sure to be a challenging session. But with every challenge comes opportunity – including the opportunity to serve. My colleagues recently selected me to serve as Deputy Senate Leader and as a Vice Chair of Ways and Means –  the Senate’s primary fiscal committee. By taking a leadership role on the budget-writing committee, I intend to make sure that the views and budget-related needs of the Tri-Cities are not forgotten in Olympia.

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