State lawmakers head back to Olympia


Washington State lawmakers have a huge agenda for the 2017 legislative session in Olympia that starts next Monday.

Some of the bills include a House measure on the use of deadly force by police and correctional officers, a bill to stop the use of public funds for abortions and requiring parental notifications when a minor gets an abortion.

There are measures to make education funding a top priority. There is also a controversial bill to form a new state in Eastern Washington.