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Haler and Hankins Plan for the Future

KENNEWICK, Wash.- State Representatives Larry Haler and Shirley Hankins announce their plans for the upcoming legislative session.

High on the list, education and transportation.

Haler wants to expand State Route 240 between Stevens Drive and Benton City to four lanes.

They also say they'll fight for about $10 million in new funding for WSU Tri-Cities.

Haler says he'll be introducing a bill to overturn the controversial WASL.