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13 Feb
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Five bill hearings in 90 minutes!

Dear friends and neighbors,  

Earlier this week I had one of the most unusual days in my 15 years working in the legislature. Five of my bills had hearings on the same day, stretched across three separate committees in an ...

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10 Feb
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HIV testing could soon become part of routine medical care

OLYMPIA – A bill heard today in the Senate Health Care Committee would make screening for HIV a routine part of diagnostic and screening tests for all patients 13 to 64 years old and for all pregnant women in Washington ...

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10 Feb
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Darneille bill would improve sentencing in juvenile justice system

OLYMPIA – Legislation to improve the state’s juvenile justice system, especially the way juveniles are sentenced, was heard in the Senate Human Services, Mental Health and Housing Committee on Monday, Feb. 9. “I am happy to bring the recommendations of ...

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02 Feb
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27th Legislative District delegation to host telephone town hall

Sen. Jeannie Darneille, Rep. Laurie Jinkins and Rep. Jake Fey will join constituents over the phone at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, for a telephone town hall. Constituents will hear a brief overview of what’s happening in ...

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