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Stories with person: Michael Baumgartner
  • Senate panel passes reversal of transgender bathroom rule story has photos
    Updated: Jan-27-16 10:55 pm

    OLYMPIA, Washington - A bill that would eliminate Washington's new rule allowing transgender people to use bathrooms and locker rooms in public buildings consistent with their gender identity passed out of a Senate committee 4-3 Wednesday.

  • Poll: Support for raising the smoking age in Washington story has photos
    Updated: Jan-20-16 6:48 pm

    OLYMPIA, Washington - Legislation that would raise Washington's smoking age to 21 has more support than keeping the legal age to buy tobacco at 18, according to a new poll released Wednesday.