A Civics Lesson About Making Laws in Olympia

Jan 3, 2019

Rep. Marcus Riccelli (D-Spokane) will take the oath of office for his fourth term when the Washington legislature reconvenes on January 14.
Credit Marcus Riccelli

Washington and Idaho legislators go back to work this month. Idaho’s legislators have already been sworn in. The gavel drops on their 2019 session on Monday. Washington’s lawmakers reconvene in Olympia a week later.

Today, Rep. Marcus Riccelli (D-Spokane) gives us a civics lesson about the process of making laws in Olympia. Riccelli will begin his fourth term on January 14.