People who have been clamoring for years for more money for Washington public schools got a taste of what they were asking for when a coalition of state senators released their budget proposal this week.
The Washington state House released a scaled-back transportation budget proposal Thursday, with Transportation Committee chairwoman saying she plans to unveil a revised revenue package to pay for new projects next week.
Masked anarchists ran wild in Seattle's streets last May Day, and now nearly a year later we're learning why police command allowed the violence to run unchecked for so long.
Washington state officials said Wednesday it's not OK for bars to allow marijuana use, and they plan to take steps to address that.
A bipartisan group of Washington state senators released a transportation budget proposal Wednesday that both sides call "barebones."
Proponents say the tide is quickly shifting in their favor after Colorado and Washington voters supported pot legalization initiatives last year.
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber has signed into law a bill allowing young illegal immigrants to pay resident tuition at the state's seven public universities.
A Southeast Portland couple says their neighbors’ medical marijuana plants are making them sick, and they want the city to step in and do something about it.
A bill that will allow the state Department of Motor Vehicles to issue short-term driver's licenses to people who can't show they are residents of the United States, including illegal immigrants, will be introduced today at the state Capitol in Oregon.
Despite a majority of Washington state senators having signed a letter in support of a measure requiring insurers to cover abortion, a key lawmaker said Monday that it will not advance from her committee.
The Oregon Senate has voted to make it illegal for schools to isolate misbehaving children in so-called "seclusion cells."
Washington state's marijuana consultant says revenue estimates of how much money legalization can bring have been way off.
A key Washington state lawmaker wrote in a Friday editorial that state funds are too scarce to extend need-based college aid to illegal immigrants, dimming the prospects of the measure supporters call the Washington Dream Act.
Some lawmakers say the Oregon Board of Education went too far when it banned Native American school mascots.
Gov. Jay Inslee unveiled on Thursday his budget proposal, a mix of extending temporary taxes and ending some tax exemptions to address both the state's projected budget deficit and a court-ordered requirement to put more money into the state's basic education system.