Leona Vaughn

Leona posted 6 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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State lawmakers aim to protect immigrants from warrantless arrests at court

Undocumented immigrants in Washington state may no longer need to fear unexpected…

  • Feb 26th, 2020 1:30am

Lawmakers move to lower cost of insulin in state

Bringing down the cost of insulin for people with diabetes is the…

  • Feb 21st, 2020 5:49pm

More drug offenders would be sentenced to treatment instead of prison under proposed law

Proposals moving through the Legislature would expand the eligibility of incarcerated people…

  • Feb 10th, 2020 2:58pm

Complaint alleging racist language filed against Democratic lawmaker

WNPA News Service Washington Asians for Equality and the American Coalition for…

  • Jan 29th, 2020 1:30am
Sen. Mona Das, D-Kent, the primary sponsor of SB 5323, speaking on the bill. (Photo courtesy of Hannah Sabio-Howell, communications specialist for Sen. Mona Das, D-Kent.)

Proposed law adds a fee to plastic bags at check out

WNPA News Service In an attempt to reduce plastic pollution, a bill…

  • Jan 29th, 2020 1:30am
Sen. Mona Das, D-Kent, the primary sponsor of SB 5323, speaking on the bill. (Photo courtesy of Hannah Sabio-Howell, communications specialist for Sen. Mona Das, D-Kent.)

Five new lawmakers sworn in for the 2020 state legislative session

WNPA News Service Two state Senators and three new House of Representatives…

  • Jan 22nd, 2020 2:24pm