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27 Feb
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Frockt Sponsored Amendments Improve Senate Budget By Expanding Children’s Health Care And Protecting Most Vulnerable

Late Wednesday evening the Senate Ways & Means Committee passed SB 6002, the 2014 Senate supplemental budget proposal. Sen. David Frockt, D-Seattle, amended that budget in committee to better support and protect vulnerable young people and children. One Frockt amendment ...

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25 Feb
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Opening opportunities for foster youth

Last week I had the opportunity to meet some really stunning young adults. When I originally sponsored the Prudent Parent bill (SB 6479), the advocates explained the nuanced reasoning behind why the legislation is important. It all seemed pretty straight ...

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03 Feb
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Housing and Homelessness Advocacy Day

This past Wednesday was Housing and Homelessness Advocacy Day, and I had the chance to meet with 46th Legislative District constituents from YouthCare and the Washington Low Income Housing Alliance. Every time I meet with these groups I am moved ...

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