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Washington Secretary of Transportation Lynn Peterson forced out by Senate Republicans

After three years on the job, Wash­ing­ton State Sec­re­tary of Trans­porta­tion Lynn Peter­son­’s employ­ment has been abrupt­ly ter­mi­nat­ed — though not by Gov­er­nor Jay Inslee, the chief exec­u­tive who hired her and who she reports to by law. Instead, in a stun­ning turn of events, Peter­son is being forced to pack her bags by the vindictive, […]