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Update from Olympia Update from Olympia
Greetings from Olympia, It’s been a busy week in your state Capitol. We’ve been working late into the evenings voting on all kinds of bills, mostly proposals by the majority party to increase energy costs, raise property taxes, impose new taxes on consumers, and grow government. You can be assured...
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Fortunato’s ‘Welcome to Washington’ litter bill approved by Senate
Fortunato’s ‘Welcome to Washington’ litter bill approved by Senate
Legislation sponsored by state Sen. Phil Fortunato, R-Auburn, to clean up Washington’s highways was approved Tuesday by the state Senate. Senate Bill 5093, known as the “Welcome to Washington” act, would prioritize litter control on state highways and require coordination of the state’s agencies, including the departments of Ecology, Transportation...
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I’m still fighting for the American Dream – Affordable Homeownership I’m still fighting for the American Dream – Affordable Homeownership
Watch my latest video where I discuss my work to address affordable housing.
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Affordable housing work in jeopardy
Affordable housing work in jeopardy
Washington state’s housing problems spurred the creation of a housing-policy committee in the 2019 legislative session. However, tax efforts by legislative Democrats may undermine the committee’s work to address affordable housing. Too many solutions legislative Democrats are promoting to address affordable housing are focused on raising taxes to subsidize ever-increasing...
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