WPC's Center for Government Reform's mission is to partner with stakeholders and citizens to work toward a government focused on its core functions while improving its transparency, accountability, performance, and effectiveness for taxpayers.
Jason Mercier, Director, Center for Government Reform, August, 2015
Initiative 1366, the "Taxpayer Protection Act," has qualified for the November ballot. Here is the official ballot title and summary for I-1366:
Ballot Title: Initiative Measure No. 1366 concerns state taxes and fees.
Jason Mercier, Director, Center for Government Reform, July, 2015
Believe it or not, Washington has one of the strongest balanced budget requirements in the country. Under that 2012 law (strongly supported by Washington Policy Center), “The legislature must adopt a four-year balanced budget ...”