New session in Olympia marks new chapter in open government

OLYMPIA – Heading into the 2020 legislative session, state lawmakers in Olympia will now be subject to the same public disclosure laws as other elected leaders.

The change is the result of a lawsuit led by the Associated Press and a coalition of other local news organizations. AP statehouse reporter Rachel La Corte appeared on “The Divide” Sunday to explain why the change is so important.

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