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24 Mar
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Darneille: Viewing the budget with a human services lens

Dear friends and neighbors, As the ranking member on the Senate Human Services, Mental Health & Housing Committee, I have had a particularly busy week. Senate Republicans rolled out their budget proposal on Tuesday morning and the bill had a ...

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17 Mar
0

27th LD Post-Town Hall Meeting Survey

Dear friends and neighbors,

Thank you for attending our town hall meeting on Saturday, March 11, 2017. This was the largest town hall meeting in recent memory with more than 300 participants! We had great discussions and answered many ...

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Outdoor shot of the Washington State Capitol Legislative Building
10 Mar
0

A Legislative Update from Sen. Jeannie Darneille

Dear friends and neighbors,

Reminder! Town Hall Meeting tomorrow 10 to noon, Sat. March 11. I hope you will join Rep. Laurie Jinkins, Rep. Jake Fey, and me at our annual mid-session town hall meeting! This will be a good opportunity ...

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08 Mar
0

Darneille: “Levy cliff averted, must shift focus to funding education and protecting social safety net”

Sen. Jeannie Darneille, D-Tacoma, issued the following statement after the Senate passed Senate Bill 5023, which addresses the issue of the levy cliff for school districts across the state: “Our schools are so much more than places of learning. For ...

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02 Mar
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Darneille: “Supreme Court ruling a major win for juvenile justice”

On Thursday, the Washington State Supreme Court ruled that two teenagers who received unnecessarily harsh adult sentences should be resentenced. Sen. Jeannie Darneille, D-Tacoma, is the ranking member on the Human Services, Mental Health and Housing Committee and has followed ...

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01 Mar
0

Town Hall Meeting, Sat. March 11

27th Legislative District Town Hall Meeting on Saturday, March 11 from 10 a.m. to noon (sign-in begins at 9:30 a.m.)...

 

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