Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a bill that will give consumers, employers, doctors and others more information about the cost and quality of health care providers and services.
A bill aiming to halt human trafficking in Montana is one vote away from passing through the Legislature.
The Idaho House has endorsed a $2 million proposal to move presidential primary elections to March, despite staunch opposition from lawmakers who say taxpayers shouldn’t have to pay for associated political events.
A Montana legislative panel moved to kill an indecent exposure bill Wednesday after the lawmaker who introduced it said he thinks yoga pants should be illegal.
Voters’ ballots would note the potential financial impact of initiatives under a measure debated on Monday before a Senate committee.
The Oregon Legislature is considering a bill that would toughen penalties for people who solicit sex with underage prostitutes.
The Oregon Legislature has approved a bill that would make it a crime to smoke in a car with kids.
Referendum 74 asks people to either approve or reject the state’s new law legalizing same-sex marriage. That law, passed earlier this year, is on hold pending next month’s vote.
Roll-your-own cigarette machines may be out of business for good, just as Washington state was looking to tax them.
Gregoire will sign the bill legalizing gay marriage in the Capitol at 11:30am. The law takes effect June 7, but opponents have promised to fight back with a ballot measure that would allow voters to overturn it.