Washington’s Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday lawmakers must do more to meet its long-running education decision known as McCleary despite billions in new state spending poured into K-12 schools by the Legislature earlier this year.
The Senate’s Facilities and Operations Committee approved annual sexual harassment training for staff and lawmakers. Typically only new staff and legislators have been getting the training when they arrive at the Capitol.
Gov. Jay Inslee joins reporter Melissa Santos to talk over beer and tater tots. Included: Inslee's favorite TV shows, what movie he thinks describes the 2017 Legislature, and his plans for advancing taxes on capital gains and carbon emissions. Filmed July 27, 2017, at Charlie's Bar and Grill in Olympia.
Here's what Jay Inslee has to say over beers | Capitol Happy Hour
Inslee wants to roll back property tax changes he signed into law as part of schools fix
Legislature expected to end session without a capital budget or water-rights deal
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