Public safety failure the legacy of 2023
Last updated 5/4/2023 at 8:15am
This session saw some bipartisan successes as lawmakers and citizens were in Olympia together for the first time in nearly three years. That in-person interaction is always key for working relationships and good workable solutions to our state’s problems.
The transportation budget and capital budget were both very bipartisan. Republicans were allowed to give input and Democrat budget writers worked to fund projects important to legislators on both sides of the aisle.
Sen. Schoesler was the lead negotiator for Senate Republicans on the capital budget. With his leadership in the Senate, and...