Here's today's roundup of opinion articles that discuss Washington state government. Articles are compiled from media outlets throughout the state.
- The legend of a conservative: Doc Hastings' retires (The Everett Herald)
- Guest: Consider state test scores in teacher evaluations (Randy Dorn/The Seattle Times)
- Charter school process proves educational to friends and foes (Yakima Herald-Republic)
- Easing access to college (The Columbian)
- Death penalty, and its injustice (The Wenatchee World)