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The dust settles in Olympia after another legislative deadline

Olympia Senate Governor Emergency Powers
Ted S. Warren
Legislators work on the Washington Senate floor at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022.

The dust has settled after lawmakers in Olympia scrambled to meet this session’s legislative house of origin deadline last week. Now we know which senate bills will be considered by the house — and which house bills are up for senate confirmation.

Olympia correspondent Jeanie Lindsey, who is keeping a close on all of this, joined Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick. Listen to their conversation above.

Kirsten Kendrick has been hosting Morning Edition on KNKX/KPLU since 2006. She has worked in news radio for more than 30 years. Kirsten is also a sports lover. She handles most sports coverage at the station, including helping produce a two-part series on the 50th anniversary of Title IX and the ongoing series "Going Deep."
Vivian McCall is a former KNKX reporter, producer and host. Originally from Texas, Vivian spent the majority of her journalism career in Chicago. She loves having fun with sound and digging into cool science stories.
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