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Controversy brews in Olympia as Inslee vetoes parts of some legislation

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee pauses while signing a bill into law on May 12, 2021, at the Capitol in Olympia.
Ted S. Warren
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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee pauses while signing a bill into law on May 12, 2021, at the Capitol in Olympia.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee caused some controversy while signing environmental bills into law on Monday. He vetoed portions of some of these bills, drawing criticism and talk of legal action from lawmakers. Olympia correspondent Austin Jenkins talked about that and more with Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick. 

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