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Did Lt. Governor just open Pandora's box on conference committee reports?

OLYMPIA–A lot happened in the final hours of session. One thing that may have gone under the radar was a ruling by Lt. Governor Denny Heck that creates the potential for significant anti-transparent legislative games to be played in conference committee reports in the waning days of session.

Conference Committee reports are what happens when the House and Senate can’t agree on a bill and form a co...

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