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Sen. Murray statement on bipartisan vote on High Way Trust Fund

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 1:01PM

U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) released the following statement on the Senate’s bipartisan vote to avoid a crisis in the Highway Trust Fund.

 

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Sen. Murray, others press administration on marijuana policies

  • Jul 29, 2014 at 9:29AM

Today, U.S. Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Mark Udall (D-CO), and Michael Bennet (D-CO) sent a letter to White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough and Attorney General Eric Holder urging the Obama Administration to ensure consistent and uniform application of federal laws that could impact licensed marijuana businesses, dispensaries, and growers in Washington state and Colorado.

Sen. Patty Murray's statement on VA reform deal

  • Jul 28, 2014 at 1:30PM

Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), a senior member of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, released the following statement after House and Senate negotiators announced a deal to address short and long-term issues plaguing the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Eyman responds to Cornfield column

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

Jack Fagan, Mike Fagan, and I co-sponsored the 2/3-For-Taxes Constitutional Amendment Initiative this year and worked really hard for the past six months leading its’ signature drive. We recently announced that that effort fell short this time.

Eyman's latest initiative fails to get enough support | Cornfield

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 6:00AM

Rarely can the lack of action trigger so much reaction as it did this month when Tim Eyman didn’t do something he so often does — turn in signatures for an initiative.

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