Legislative Alert for March 8, 2020

The 2020 Legislative Session started on Monday, January 13, 2020 and is scheduled to end on this Thursday, March 12, 2020.  As this is a short session, bills moved rapidly through the session.  March 2, 2020 was the last day for bills in the opposite house to pass out of the House fiscal committees and Senate Ways & Means and … Read More

How to submit a Resolution

How to submit resolutions for the WA State Party Platform The title of the resolution must be clearly and concisely stated at the beginning of the resolution. The resolution must be no more than two (2) pages in length. The resolution must contain at least two (2) “WHEREAS” statements identifying the situation to be addressed by the resolutiona. “Whereas” statements … Read More

Legislative Alert for March 1, 2020

The 2020 Legislative Session started on Monday, January 13, 2020 and is scheduled to end on Thursday, March 12, 2020.  As this is a short session, bills are moving rapidly through the session.  Tomorrow, March 2, 2020 is the last day for bills in the opposite house to pass out of the House fiscal committees and Senate Ways & Means … Read More

Legislative Alert for March 1, 2020

The 2020 Legislative Session started on Monday, January 13, 2020 and is scheduled to end on Thursday, March 12, 2020.  As this is a short session, bills are moving rapidly through the session.  Tomorrow, March 2, 2020 is the last day for bills in the opposite house to pass out of the House fiscal committees and Senate Ways & Means … Read More

Legislative Alert for February 23, 2020

The 2020 Legislative Session started on Monday, January 13, 2020 and is scheduled to end on Thursday, March 12, 2020.  As this is a short session, bills are moving rapidly through the session.  This Friday, February 28, 2020 is the last date for bills in the opposite houses from their origin to pass out of committee except for those in … Read More

Legislative Alert for February 16, 2020

The 2020 Legislative Session started on Monday, January 13, 2020 and is scheduled to end on Thursday, March 12, 2020.  As this is a short session, bills are moving rapidly through the session.  February 19, 2020 is the last day of the session for bills to pass out of their house of origin or they are dead. February 28, 2020 … Read More

Legislative Alert for February 9, 2020

The 2020 Legislative Session started on Monday, January 13, 2020 and is scheduled to end on Thursday, March 12, 2020.  As this is a short session, bills will be moving rapidly through the session.  This past Friday, February 7, 2020 was the first cutoff date.  This was the last date that bills must have passed out of committee except for … Read More

2020 Presidential Primary

Washington State Democrats | Every Race in Every Place FAST Facts about the Washington State Presidential Primary: Your Vote, Your Voice For the first time in over 75 years, Washington State voters will be participating in a state-run Presidential Primary to allocate National Convention delegates to Presidential candidates. Both major political parties are allocating their delegates this way, and voters … Read More

New Resolution Posted June 9, 2019

The Issues Committee has voted to recommend passage of the following resolution at the next General Membership Meeting on Monday, June 17: Resolution in Support of the Do No Harm Act

1st Legislative District Democrats – Legislative Alert for April 21, 2019

We are rapidly approaching the end of the legislative session.  We have one week before the session closes.  The session ends on April 28, 2019.  The only items that can be considered this week in the legislature are initiatives, alternatives to initiatives, budgets and matters necessary to implement budgets, matters that affect state revenue, messages pertaining to amendments, differences between … Read More