Kento Azegami (left) and Jeanne Blackburn answer phones at the front desk at Gov. Jay Inslee’s office in Olympia, March 1. Inslee’s office received thousands of emails and phone calls asking him to veto a bill passed hastily by the Legislature in late February that would circumvented a recent court ruling that found state lawmakers are fully subject to the state’s Public Records Act. (Rachel La Corte/Associated Press file photo)

Kento Azegami (left) and Jeanne Blackburn answer phones at the front desk at Gov. Jay Inslee’s office in Olympia, March 1. Inslee’s office received thousands of emails and phone calls asking him to veto a bill passed hastily by the Legislature in late February that would circumvented a recent court ruling that found state lawmakers are fully subject to the state’s Public Records Act. (Rachel La Corte/Associated Press file photo)

Editorial: Press lawmakers to comply with Public Records Act

As a task force on legislators’ duties to the law begins work, voters can demand they honor the act.

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