Archive

25 Jun
0

E-news: Youth criminal justice forum; mask up, WA

Dear Neighbors, Over the past weeks, I have attended protests, marches, and rallies all over our district and King County, while wearing my mask and practicing social distancing. I have met with community members impacted by police violence as well ...

Read More
Sen. Dhingra speaks in front of Atty. Gen. Bob Ferguson and Gov. Jay Inslee
24 Jun
0

The List: Manka Dhingra

Always interested in history and politics, Washington State Sen. Manka Dhingra made history as the first person of the Sikh faith ever elected to any state legislature. She took the Eastside’s 45th District position during the 2017 special election, and ...

Read More
16 Jun
0

New law requires consent for pelvic exams on unconscious or anesthesized patients

From The News Tribune A new law took effect Thursday that prohibits medical providers from doing pelvic examinations on women without their consent if they will be unconscious or under anesthesia. It took lawmakers two years to pass SB 5282, in part ...

Read More
Sen. Dhingra's letter to constituents on police reform
04 Jun
0

E-News: We have work ahead

Dear Neighbors, Like you, I am heartbroken by what is going on in our country and our state. In a just world, George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery would be alive today. The reality we live with is that ...

Read More