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Whether to raise taxes to fund state employee contracts sticking point in budget debate

April 7, 2015 in Blog

Now that the House and Senate have approved their versions of the 2015-17 budget, legislative budget negotiators will be hard at work trying to come to an agreement before the end of session on April 26.

4/3 Eye on Olympia

April 3, 2015 in In the News
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Saturday, April 4, 2015

Quick review of House and Senate budgets

April 3, 2015 in In the News
The Snohomish Times
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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Quick review of House and Senate budgets

April 1, 2015 in Blog

The budget cards are now on the table. Now we'll see if House and Senate budget negotiators can find a winning hand to get out of Olympia with a budget agreement by April 26. We're still reviewing the details of the proposals but here are a couple of first impressions.

Unprecedented time to review House budget

March 30, 2015 in In the News
The Snohomish Times
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The Snohomish Times
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Friday, March 27, 2015

Budget Veil Lifted in Olympia

March 27, 2015 in In the News
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Friday, March 27, 2015

Eye on Olympia gmnw 3-27

March 27, 2015 in In the News
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Friday, March 27, 2015