The Capitol Buzz is a daily summary of online news clips from across the state, discussing policies and politics affecting Washington state.

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OPINION: Finding our way out of the maze of tribal politics (Cornell W. Clayton, director of the Thomas S. Foley Institute for Public Policy and Public Service at Washington State University/The Seattle Times)

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