Democratic House Majority Leader Pat Sullivan, D-Covington, speaks on the floor during debate over the supplemental budget on Thursday at the Capitol in Olympia. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Democratic House Majority Leader Pat Sullivan, D-Covington, speaks on the floor during debate over the supplemental budget on Thursday at the Capitol in Olympia. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

More money for teachers: Legislature OKs supplemental budget

Besides education, the budget allocates more money for mental health, health care and higher education.

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