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Tag Archives: Legislative Leadership Elections

House Democrats select Laurie Jinkins to be next Speaker of the Washington State House

Excerpt: The Northwest Progressive Institute congratulates Laurie Jinkins on being designated as the next Speaker of the Washington State House of Representatives by her Democratic colleagues.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Legislative Advocacy, Party Politics, Public Service
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Democrats settle score with Tim Sheldon by electing Pam Roach as President Pro Tem

Excerpt: Washington State’s Senate Democratic caucus made the most of an opportunity to hold Tim Sheldon accountable for his treachery at the end of 2012 by joining forces this afternoon with militant Republicans Don Benton and Pam Roach to elect the renegade Roach as President Pro Tem of the Washington State Senate. Sheldon had expected the […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Breaking News, Elections, Legislative Advocacy
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