Transportation solutions: Reprioritizing Existing Appropriations for Longevity (REAL) Act
Unfortunately, for decades, transportation funding has been tied to the state’s gas tax and vehicle registration fees. While taxes continue to increase with each transportation package that’s enacted, collected revenues are steadily declining. There are solutions through the REAL Act to address the plateau in transportation revenue while maintaining and creating a transportation system for all Washingtonians.
—Rep. Andrew Barkis, Ranking Member, House Transportation Committee