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DREAM Act Push For Passage
A major push to get state lawmakers to pass the DREAM Act is the aim of the immigrant rights group One America. Rep. Charles Ross of Naches supports the measure but he is not confident it will pass in the special session now underway in Olympia...
King to Co-chair Senate Transportation Committee Under New Plan
OLYMPIA… Under a new bipartisan banner, Democrat and Republican senators in the Washington State Senate today announced the formation of a Majority Coalition Caucus to lead the Senate during the 2013 legislative session. Twenty-five state senators have committed themselves to the new majority…
State Officals Meeting with Yakima County Gang Commission Today
The Yakima County Gang Commission will hold a special meeting this afternoon with State Senator Curtis King, Representative Charles Ross and Representative Norm Johnson. The gang commission and local lawmakers will talk about what the future looks like for gang suppression, intervention and preventi…
New Section of State Route 410 Finally Open
Crews opened a new stretch of State Route 410 Thursday, nearly three years after a landslide destroyed part of the highway and cut off direct access between Chinook Pass and the town of Naches. For the residents who live along this scenic byway, it’s been a costly few years, spend…
Area Lawmakers Support Historic, Bipartisan Senate Reform Budget
After a series of unprecedented procedural maneuvers Friday evening, minority members of the Washington State Senate Republican Caucus joined with three like-minded Democrats to temporarily gain a philosophical majority and introduce a sustainable budget proposal that doesn’t depen…