Published on April 13, 2017

For many of you getting your 2017 car tab bill, there was some sticker shock. The passage of Sound Transit 3 added an additional tax to the annual fee you pay with car registration. That is a heavy burden to… READ MORE

Published on April 12, 2017

Anyone who flies may have noticed a sign at their nearest airport about changing federal requirements for what ID you can use to get through security and fly. This is part of a law Congress passed called the REAL ID… READ MORE

Published on March 27, 2017

Families first. That’s the driving principle behind the House Democratic proposed operating budget. People across the state have asked us how we can improve education, make college affordable, create thriving communities, and keep and improve access to quality health care…. READ MORE

Published on March 21, 2017

House Appropriations Chair Timm Ormsby comments on Senate Republican budget proposal “I knew the Senate Republican budget would be similar to President Trump’s irresponsible proposal, but I wasn’t prepared for the disturbing policy changes Senate Republicans are supporting. “Although we’ve… READ MORE

Published on February 6, 2017

  The House Appropriations Committee is holding public hearings on the education funding proposals currently being debated at the Legislature. You can watch the public hearing on TVW here. House & Senate Democrats plan HB 1843 – “Fulfilling the state’s… READ MORE

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