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Engaged - The Mockingbird Society Video Available

December 19th, 2014, 7:00PM

Members of The Mockingbird Society, a group for foster care and homeless youth, fight to have their voices heard during Youth Advocacy Day in Olympia, WA.

Inside Olympia Video Available

December 18th, 2014, 2:00PM

Governor Jay Inslee rolls out his proposed state budget -- his budget director, David Schumacher, shares the details. Plus, Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler and his 2015 legislative agenda.

Governor Inslee Budget News Conference Video Available

December 18th, 2014, 10:30AM

Governors Conference Room

Governor Jay Inslee discusses his proposed 2015-17 bienniel budget during a news conference at the state capitol.

The Impact Video Available

December 17th, 2014, 7:00PM

The Governor releases his budget plans for the 2015 Legislative Session. Plus, lessons learned from the Oso landslide, and steps schools are taking to protect kids from natural disasters.

Gov. Inslee Climate & Clean Energy Policy Announcement Video Available

December 17th, 2014, 10:00AM

REI Building

Governor Jay Inslee announces his plan for reducing carbon pollution and creating clean energy jobs during a news conference in Seattle.

Governor Inslee Transportation Package Announcement Video Available

December 16th, 2014, 10:30AM

Evergreen Point Road Lid

Governor Inslee unveils his transportation package for the 2015 Legislative Session during a news conference at the Evergreen Point Road Lid over State Route 520 in Medina.

Select Committee on Pension Policy Video Available

December 16th, 2014, 10:00AM

Senate Hearing Rm 4

Agenda: Approval of minutes, WSIB update, update on HERP valuation, PSERS proposal, Early Retirement Factors (Retire-Rehire), interim review and session preparation, annuity purchase.

Joint Legislative Executive Committee on Aging and Disability Video Available

December 15th, 2014, 3:00PM

House Hearing Rm B

Agenda: Public comment on recommendations for final report, discussion of recommendations for final report.

College Bound Scholarship Program Work Group

December 15th, 2014, 10:30AM

Coming Soon

Sen. Conf. Rms ABC

Agenda: Discussion and vote on final recommendations.

Budget Matters 2014 Policy Conference Video Available

December 12th, 2014, 12:00PM

Washington State Convention & Trade Center

Budget Matters 2014 – 3rd annual policy conference with luncheon keynoter Harold Meyerson (Washington Post opinion writer, Editor-at-Large for The American Prospect).

Gorton Policy Center/Ruckelshaus Center Luncheon Video Available

December 12th, 2014, 12:00PM

K&L Gates Law Firm, LLP

The Ruckelshaus Center and the Gorton International Policy Center host an event on "Stateswomanship and Public Policy - Reflections on Collaboration and Leadership" featuring a conversation among accomplished women leaders from the Pacific Northwest.

Washington State Clemency and Pardons Board Video Available

December 12th, 2014, 11:00AM

Senate Hearing Rm 3

Quarterly Hearing: Commutation -- Stephen Carey, Curtis Caton, Willeen Ballard, Matthew Russell ; Pardon -- Eustolia Gonzalez, Ismael Baltazar-Juan, Erwin Lecaros

Budget Matters 2014 Policy Conference Video Available

December 12th, 2014, 9:00AM

Washington State Convention & Trade Center

Budget Matters 2014 – 3rd annual policy conference with Governor Jay Inslee, budget discussion with Sen. Michael Baumgartner (R-Spokane), Rep. Ross Hunter (D-Medina), David Schumacher (OFM Director).

Inside Olympia Video Available

December 11th, 2014, 2:00PM

Deciding whether to parole or pardon prisoners is a difficult, politically dicey task. We interview Gov. Inslee's General Counsel Nick Brown, Clemency and Pardons Board Chair Jennifer Rancourt, and Indeterminate Sentence Review Board Chair Lynne DeLano.

Joint Transportation Committee Video Available

December 11th, 2014, 10:00AM

Senate Hearing Rm 1

Agenda: Welcome, presentation of draft report, EV Business Models, presentation of draft final report, Titling and Registration study, presentation of draft final report, Driver Education study, JLARC Performance Audit/WSDOT, other.

The Impact Video Available

December 10th, 2014, 7:00PM

A wrap-up of Fall House committee hearings. Plus, environmental priorities including plans for water quality and conservation, oil train safety, and climate change.

Joint Legislative Audit & Review Committee/I-900 Video Available

December 10th, 2014, 2:00PM

House Hearing Rm C

Agenda: State Auditor's Office (SAO) Performance Audits -- annual progress report (staff/public comment), Preventing Ineligible Safety Net Participants/EBT Card Abuse (staff/public), Debt Offset Programs (staff/public comment).

Joint Legislative Audit & Review Committee Video Available

December 10th, 2014, 10:00AM

House Hearing Rm C

Agenda: Minutes approval for 9/10 meeting, other committee business, Gas Vapor Regulations (prelim report), WSDOT - reliable long-term pavement estimates/accurate bridge estimates, reauthorization of UW Medical Construction Contractor alt process.

Washington State Transportation Commission Video Available

December 10th, 2014, 8:30AM

Transportation Building Conference Room

Agenda: Review 2014 draft annual report, WA State Ferries (op strategies, 2015 fare setting), SR 520 Project report, 2014 Vows Fall initial survey results, 2014 FROG Summer Policy/Recreational Survey results, public comment, other.

Washington State Supreme Court Video Available

December 9th, 2014, 10:00AM

Temple of Justice

Oral arguments: In re Christopher W. Bawn, Attorney at Law (show cause hearing).

Washington State Transportation Commission

December 9th, 2014, 9:00AM

Coming Soon

Transportation Building Conference Room

Agenda: Minutes approval, Corridor Capacity Report, review draft final WTP 2035/funding recommendations, review final road usage charge assessment report/2015-17 plan and budget request, Commissioner reports, 2015 revenue proposal.

KCTS presents Pathways to Excellence - My School, Our Future Video Available

December 8th, 2014, 7:00PM

KCTS 9 TV Studios

KCTS 9 presents "Pathways to Excellence: My School, Our Future," a program featuring stories from schools that are working to overcome gaps in opportunity and achievement.