Tuesday, January 15, 2013

More scenes from opening day in Olympia

It's been about 24 hours since legislators took the oath of office yesterday. Here are just a few of our favorite shots from opening day action...
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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