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01 Feb
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Join us Thursday to discuss the 2021 legislative session

Join your 36th Legislative District lawmakers for a “remote” town hall meeting on the major issues of the 2021 legislative session! Your citizen legislature has been considering action on a variety of issues, including the coronavirus pandemic, climate change and ...

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15 Dec
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Carlyle introduces governor’s Climate Commitment Act

Sen. Reuven Carlyle joined Gov. Jay Inslee to introduce a slate of environmental policies today to combat the climate crisis, strengthen environmental justice strategies and rebuild Washington’s economy. Carlyle, chair of the Senate Environment, Energy & Technology Committee, is the ...

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02 Apr
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E News: Help for Small Businesses & Workers Amid the COVID-19 Outbreak

Dear friends and neighbors, We all recognize that the COVID-19 crisis presents a historic challenge with profound implications for all Washingtonians and our communities. In addition to the heartbreaking pain of so many lives lost across our country, the devastation to our ...

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17 Mar
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E News: Important Information on Assistance Amid the Coronavirus Outbreak

Dear friends and neighbors, It's clear that the new coronavirus and the disease it causes, COVID-19, presents an unprecedented challenge. I am committed to doing my best to help you and your family get through this crisis. That includes providing resources on ...

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12 Mar
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Carlyle issues statement on Washington Privacy Act

OLYMPIA – Sen. Reuven Carlyle (D-Seattle) issued the following statement today on Senate Bill 6281, the Washington Privacy Act. * * * “In today’s era, consumer data privacy is the soul of economic, social and consumer value, and it goes ...

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14 Feb
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Senate passes Carlyle’s Washington Privacy Act

OLYMPIA – The Washington Senate today overwhelmingly approved the Washington Privacy Act, one of the nation’s strongest consumer data privacy protection measures. Based on global standards and best practices, the act strengthens consumer access and control over personal data held ...

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12 Feb
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Carlyle lauds passage of bill to support floating homes

OLYMPIA – Sen. Reuven Carlyle (D-Seattle) today welcomed unanimous Senate passage of a bill that will help ensure the continued vitality of Seattle’s historic floating home community. Senate Bill 6027 cuts red tape that hindered residents of floating, on-water residences ...

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31 Jan
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Washington Senate votes to eliminate death penalty

OLYMPIA – The Washington Senate today voted 28-18 on a bipartisan basis to eliminate the death penalty in Washington law and replace it with a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of release or parole. Senate Bill 5339, ...

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13 Jan
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Bills on consumer data privacy, facial recognition introduced

OLYMPIA – A bipartisan group of Washington state senators and representatives today unveiled a pair of bills strengthening consumer access and control over personal data and regulating the use of facial recognition technology. Sen. Reuven Carlyle (D-Seattle) — sponsor of ...

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10 Dec
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36th Legislative District lawmakers to host town hall before the holidays

OLYMPIA – Sen. Reuven Carlyle and his fellow 36th Legislative District lawmakers will host a town hall meeting on Dec. 15 in advance of the 2020 legislative session. Washington’s citizen Legislature will be considering action on a variety of issues, ...

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