Washington Governor Gary Locke speaks at a press conference on March 1, 2001.
Washington Governor Gary Locke speaks at a press conference on March 1, 2001. Karl Mondon / Contra Costa Times / MCT
Washington Governor Gary Locke speaks at a press conference on March 1, 2001. Karl Mondon / Contra Costa Times / MCT

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