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Two weeks remain in the legislative session and it appears there is a good chance we may adjourn within our 60-day timeframe. Last week, House Republicans introduced the first budget... ...

Feb. 21, 2012

We’re two-thirds of the way through the 2012 legislative session with still no budget from the majority party showing their plans to solve our state’s budget shortfall.  However, we did... ...

Feb. 20, 2012

Day 40 of the 60-day legislative session is coming to a close. House Republicans unveiled the first operating budget proposal of the year at a news conference today. We talked... ...

Feb. 17, 2012

Yesterday, the Economic Revenue Forecast Council issued the latest revenue forecast for the 2011-13 biennium. The net change in our general fund is an increase of about $96 million, with... ...

Feb. 17, 2012

We’re over half-way through the 2012 legislative session with still no budget from the majority party on their spending plan and potential tax increase package to solve our state’s budget... ...

Feb. 17, 2012

The Legislature is now more than half-way through its 60-day session. Tuesday, Feb. 14 was an important deadline for House bills to be voted out of the House, or they are...

Feb. 16, 2012

We’re  over half-way through the 2012 legislative session with still not a peep from the majority party on their spending plan and potential tax increase package to solve our state’s... ...

Feb. 16, 2012

I hope you had the opportunity to get to spend some quality time with your significant other on Valentine’s Day. Today is the 38th day of the 60-day legislative session.... ...

Feb. 15, 2012

We are more than halfway through the 2012 legislative session, which is scheduled to adjourn on March 8. Up to this point, the majority party has not offered any solutions to...

Feb. 14, 2012

Today, a small minority in Washington state is celebrating while the rest of citizens across the state are wondering what the future will hold for families and religious liberties. At... ...

Feb. 14, 2012