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By Brooklynn Hillemann
Washington State Journal 

Legislature 2022: What passed and what didn't


Last updated 3/17/2022 at 6:08am

Gov. Jay Inslee said lawmakers delivered on his call to take "big, bold, action," after the 60-day legislative session came to a close March 10 in Olympia, working until the midnight deadline to push through a $64.1 billion supplemental state budget.

In addition to boosting spending by $5 billion in the current two-year budget cycle, legislators approved the first major transportation funding package since 2015.

The Democratic majority in both the House and Senate outlined priorities in the beginning of the year including addressing homelessness, combating climate change and correcting legi...

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