2022 Legislative Agenda
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State Lobbying Guidelines
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Partners and Resources
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November 14, 2022
Last week, legislators, Puyallup Tribal members, and friends of the UW Tacoma joined faculty and staff to celebrate the completion of Milgard Hall. Opening for winter quarter, the 55,000-square-foot building will house the Milgard School of Business and the School of Engineering & Technology, as well as expanded space for the Global Innovation and Design…
November 9, 2022
The 2022 General Election was held yesterday with initial vote counts posted on the Secretary of State’s website at 8 p.m. Washington state has voted entirely by mail since 2011 so additional time is required to tabulate votes. Ballots dropped in official drop boxes or postmarked by Nov. 8 will continue to be tallied until…
November 4, 2022
This week, Reps. Davina Duerr and Alex Ramel and Anna Lising, Senior Climate Advisor to Gov. Jay Inslee, visited the UW Seattle campus and took a behind-the-scenes tour of the Power Plant. The tour showcased the Seattle campus’ existing energy infrastructure and unveiled the University’s innovative clean energy transformation strategy. The UW Seattle energy system…