You can see it on their faces these past few days.
They were a glum lot at the beginning of this legislative session, considering how badly programs for the poor would be cut in the budget proposed by Gov. Chris Gregoire.
But now, details on the federal stimulus package are leaking out and things don’t look so bad. Still bad, mind you. But not that bad.
House Minority Leader Richard DeBolt, R-Chehalis, said one of his freshman members came up to him to ask why people testifying before the budget committees had gone from “woe is…