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Next steps for Benton County public safety sales tax

August 20, 2014 in In the News
Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business
Source: 
Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business
Date: 
Monday, August 18, 2014

Additional cities consider supermajority requirement to raise taxes

August 19, 2014 in Blog

The City of Spokane Valley is the latest local government to consider a supermajority requirement to raise taxes – a WPC recommendation.

The two-thirds requirement is not unfamiliar to voters in the area; they have overwhelmingly approved it five times at the state level and watched as neighbors in the City of Spokane adopted the requirement last year.

2015 Bellevue Solutions Summit

August 12, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
Time: 
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
Place: 
Hyatt Regency Bellevue
900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

Join Washington Policy Center again for our annual Solutions Summit Policy Conference coming this January 7th, 2015 in Bellevue before the beginning of the important 2015 Legislative Session covering the topics:

Education

Environment

Yakima Small Business Forum

June 5, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Monday, August 11th, 2014
Time: 
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Place: 

Thank you for joining Washington Policy Center to learn about the key issues impacting small businesses and for voting on recommendations that will determine the future of Washington’s small business climate!

WPC’s Center for Small Business hosted its biennial small business forums throughout the state. WPC policy exper

Walla Walla Small Business Forum

May 16, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
Time: 
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Place: 
Marcus Whitman Hotel
6 W Rose St
Walla Walla