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The people have spoken on I-976, and some politicians and activists aren’t happy about it. Instead of simply accepting the result of the vote, they took to Twitter. On November 6,...

Dec. 11, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, prefiled legislation for the upcoming 2020 session that would reduce property taxes. The measure would gradually lower the state’s portion of property taxes up to 35 percent over...

Dec. 10, 2019

Sen. Hans Zeiger and Reps. Kelly Chambers and Chris Gildon, all R-Puyallup, invite 25th District residents to join them Thursday, Dec. 19, for a town hall listening session at the Dacca...

Dec. 6, 2019

Ghost bills would no longer haunt the state Capitol under legislation proposed by an Aberdeen lawmaker. Kelley Payne reports from Olympia.

Dec. 4, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, tells KTTH’s Jason Rantz why he wants an immediate special session. The 19th District lawmaker says voters are angry and wondering why they bothered voting on I-976,...

Dec. 4, 2019

A state lawmaker is calling for the Legislature to immediately convene a special session to implement the voter-approved 30-dollar car tab fee recently blocked by a King County judge. John Sattgast...

Dec. 2, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, prefiled legislation today in Olympia for the upcoming 2020 session that seeks to end the use of title-only bills, often called “ghost-bills.” Title-only bills contain...

Dec. 2, 2019

Rep. Jim Walsh, R-Aberdeen, released the following statement regarding a King County judge’s decision to block a $30 car tab measure from taking effect. Voters approved Initiative 976 earlier this month....

Nov. 27, 2019

Rep. Andrew Barkis, ranking Republican on the House Transportation Committee, talks with KELA’s Peter Abbarno about recent passage of I-976, the new project delay list which seems punitive against voters, and...

Nov. 27, 2019

In his latest video update, House Republican Leader J.T. Wilcox discusses how his caucus is preparing for the 2020 legislative session. “We have solutions, and the solutions should allow the people...

Nov. 22, 2019