Audio Reports

Rep. Andrew Barkis, R-Olympia, provides an inside look at the fight over education funding at the state Capitol, including the push for billions of dollars of new and increased taxes, and...

Jan. 25, 2017

This program with Rep. Joe Schmick, R-Colfax, discusses McCleary and the levy cliff. He also talks about the Affordable Care Act and implementing new solutions.

Jan. 24, 2017

Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg and Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talk with Harold Hochstatter on KBSN about the state Supreme Court "Hirst decision" which could limit the ability of landowners to...

Jan. 24, 2017

Lawmakers in Olympia voted Monday to cancel a cut in local property taxes that had been planned to take effect next January. Proponents argue the one-year extension is needed to allow...

Jan. 24, 2017

Rep. Norm Johnson, R-Yakima, talks with KIHR's Mark Bailey about K-12 education funding, and an insurance transparency bill.

Jan. 24, 2017

Rep. Dave Hayes, R-Camano Island, talks with KSER's Ed Bremer about K-12 education funding, the levy cliff, and his proposal to expand the distracted driving law.

Jan. 24, 2017

Rep. Gina McCabe, R-Goldendale, talks with Lance Tormey and Dave Ettl on KIT Radio, Yakima, about how the Legislature may fund education. She also described her bill which would require seat...

Jan. 24, 2017

SATTGAST: A four percent increase in the levy base of local property taxes for schools is set to expire next January. Fearful of what they called the “levy cliff,” Democrats... ...

Jan. 24, 2017

Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg and Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, talk with Harold Hochstatter on KBSN about the state Supreme Court "Hirst decision" which could limit the ability of landowners to...

Jan. 24, 2017

Lawmakers in Olympia voted Monday to cancel a cut in local property taxes that had been planned to take effect next January. Proponents argue the one-year extension is needed to allow...

Jan. 24, 2017