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Washington House Passes Bill To Outlaw Spying Via Drone

It would become a crime to spy on people with a drone under a bill passed by the Washington House of Representatives

CBS Seattle–03/04/2015

File photo of people gathered outside of the Washington state capitol building in Olympia, Wash. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Senate Passes $15 Billion Transportation Package

The 16-year plan includes a gas tax

03/02/2015

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Country’s First Bisexual Governor, Kate Brown, Officially Sworn In

Brown assumed Oregon’s highest office during a ceremony at the state Capitol

02/18/2015

Sen. Maria Cantwell (L) and Sen. Patty Murray (R) (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Murray, Cantwell Face Changes In Next Congress

Now that Republicans will control the U.S. Senate, Washington’s two Democratic senators will see their roles change in the nation’s capital

CBS Seattle–11/06/2014

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Rival Gun Measures To Be Decided In Washington

Voters decide Tuesday whether to increase the number of background checks on gun sales and transfers conducted in Washington state

CBS Seattle–11/04/2014