|Reps. Roger Freeman and Dawn Morrell rise for the the oath of office (photo by Linda Barnfather)|
|Rep. Jamie Pedersen discusses gun control legislation with KIRO's Essex Porter|
|Reps. Joe Fitzgibbon (l) and Marcus Riccelli gather in the rotunda prior to taking the oath of office (photo by Linda Barnfather)|
|Speaker Chopp makes a few last-minute updates to his opening day speech|
|(L to R) Seatmates Reps. Kevin Van De Wege and Steve Tharinger, along with Rep. Derek Stanford following opening day ceremonies (photo by Linda Barnfather)|
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