Sammamish lawmakers prepare for legislative session

December 31, 2012

New: Dec. 31, 3:16 p.m.

Sammamish’s Republican state senators are poised to play key roles in budget and education issues in Olympia next year.

Sen. Steve Litzow, who represents the southern half of the city in the 41st District, and Sen. Andy Hill, who covers the rest of Sammamish in the 45th District, will be given plum committee chairmanships as part of a new majority coalition announced earlier this month. Read more