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KING 5: Car-tab controversy makes its way to the state capitol   Click here to watch video. The controversy over increased car-tab fees caused by the passage of Sound Transit Three has now made its way to the state capitol. Two bills introduced in Olympia could bring drivers and taxpayers some relief. Senate Bill 5817 would give individual cities and counties the... Read More...
Rossi Reflections #3: What is an Olympia Cut? As the Rolling Stones once told us, “You can’t always get what you want.” Language matters, but too often an “increase” is not called an “increase” and a “cut” doesn’t mean what you think it means. Fantasy meets budget realities, as Sen. Rossi explains the infamous “Olympia Cut.” Read More...
Rossi Reflections #2: What do I want to see in the budget? In this week’s video, Sen. Rossi discusses what he would like to see in the operating budget being crafted during the 2017 legislative session. The Vice Chair of the Senate budget-writing  Ways & Means Committee says it is about being fiscally responsible, while protecting taxpayers and having a social conscious. Read More...