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Is it time to fine lawmakers who dawdle?

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OLYMPIA — Senate Majority Leader Rodney Tom thinks he knows a way to prevent lawmakers from pushing the state to the brink of a government shutdown in the future: Fine them if they take too long to pass a budget.

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