Lawmakers return to Olympia soon -- the first day of the 2018 Washington legislative session is Monday. Meantime, 15th District state Sen. Bruce Chandler, R-Granger, will be in the studio Thursday morning to speak with The Morning News about what lawmakers will be working on during the session. Once again lawmakers will be focusing efforts on increasing funding for education in Washington state. Tune in at 7:45 a.m. Thursday.