Dec. 19, 2014 9:33 a.m. - Updated: 6:11 p.m.
OLYMPIA — Legislative caucuses continued to assign members to committee and internal leadership posts as the countdown to the 2015 session continues.
On Thursday, the two minority caucuses, House Republicans and Senate Democrats, announced some of their spots;
Andy Billig is the only Senate Democrat in the Spokane area. He'll be the deputy minority leader in the Senate and assigned to both the Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee and the Ways & Means Committee.
House Republicans from the Spokane area, of which there are many, got several top spots, known as “ranking member” and No. 2 spots “assistant ranking” as their caucus announced committee assignments. The full list is inside the blog, with Spokane reps in italics. Click here to check it out, or to comment.0 comments / Read full post ›