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Washington House Passes Bill To Expand High-Tech Education

The Washington House of Representatives has passed a bill that would expand access to computer science education.

CBS Seattle–03/06/2015

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House Approves Bill Making Illegal Immigrants Eligible For College Financial Aid

The Washington House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a measure making young illegal immigrants eligible for state college financial aid.


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Gun Bill Backers Secure Key Vote In State House

Supporters of a plan to expand background checks on gun sales are more optimistic about the bill’s fate after securing another key vote. Democratic Rep. Jamie Pederson of Seattle said Tuesday he expected the state House would take up the measure later in the day. Supporters have been straining to corral a few extra votes that would give the bill majority support in the chamber.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2013