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September 23, 2013 12:00 AM

No Legislative speeding around here

Hats off to the Thurston County Sheriff and the Olympia Police Department for not treating state legislators different from anyone else. The Washington State Patrol follows a reading of state law that allows lawmakers to speed based on the archaic notion that delaying them might somehow slow down the wheels of state government. As if they could turn any slower. It’s a silly law.

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