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Transportation Survey Transportation Survey
I need your input. Please take the survey below concerning transportation plans being considered in the Senate. Below are examples of revenue sources for a new transportation package. Note billions in new taxes and fees versus my proposal that uses existing revenues you already send to Olympia.   Create your...
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Keeping more education dollars in the classroom Keeping more education dollars in the classroom
Many school districts are concerned about the cost of unfunded mandates from the state. Those can be solved with additional funding. The problem is where to get the additional funding from. As of latest count, the state has passed over 1477 regulations down to the local school districts. I’ve introduced legislation...
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Discussing Tolls and More with John Carlson
Discussing Tolls and More with John Carlson
Earlier in the second week of the 2019 legislative session, I joined John Carlson for an update on transportation and other issues before the legislature.
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Firearms test required for legislators to draft gun legislation
Firearms test required for legislators to draft gun legislation
State Sen. Phil Fortunato, R-Auburn, has introduced legislation in advance of the 2019 legislative session that would require legislators who draft gun legislation to be trained and pass a test. “We have legislators drafting bills who have no idea how firearms work or any sense of firearm nomenclature,” said Fortunato....
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