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How a right wing millionaire’s money could help vindicate years of progressive legislating

Con­vinced that Demo­c­ra­t­ic Wash­ing­ton State law­mak­ers have over­reached, Repub­li­cans have made a big bet on a slate of ini­tia­tives that would repeal or roll back many pro­gres­sive laws. If they don’t get the out­comes they want, they will have spent a lot of mon­ey cre­at­ing fresh evi­dence those laws are popular.