House Democrats begin girding for July 1 government shut down – are voting on stop-gap cap budget that only continues ongoing projects
An update for that last blog post implying another week of work for the Legislature in a second special session that likely starts Wednesday morning: House Majority Leader Pat Sullivan just spoke to reporters and the Covington Democrat said that the House and Senate are fa-a-a-r from closing in on a deal – and he’s not talking a few days.
“We are still pretty far apart,” Sullivan said, noting Gov. Jay Inslee‘s statement before special session that the parties were light years apart. “I would say we are still somewhere out in space,’’ Sullivan said.
The Republican-led Senate passed a …