Pedestrians walk past the Legislative Building at the Capitol in Olympia on Monday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Pedestrians walk past the Legislative Building at the Capitol in Olympia on Monday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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