Video meetings are affecting bills impacting Whitman County
February 25, 2021
OLYMPIA — Bills affecting Whitman County may move faster to the Legislature floor.
The county’s lobbyist Zak Kennedy gave a report to county commissioners on Monday.
“This is a really weird legislative session,” he said.
He told commissioners about further remote meetings effects on the virtual session, saying that more bills will be worked out on the floor of the statehouse rather than in committees.
“We’re probably going to be surprised at a lot on the floor,” Kennedy said.
He summed up a couple bills on their effect on Whitman County and other rural counties he represents....