Lawsuit against Inslee, senator's death, omicron loom large as legislative session nears
Three weeks before the start of the legislative session, the state Legislature has once again filed a lawsuit against Gov. Jay Inslee that claims he abused his veto power. Meanwhile, omicron has quickly become the dominant variant circulating in Washington state, and Republican state Sen. Doug Ericksen has died.
Olympia correspondent Austin Jenkins joined KNKX Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick to talk about these topics and more.