Tag Archives: budget

AUDIO: Wilson says unnecessary taxes, regressive policies outweigh good things in budget

By tracyellis | Published on May 18, 2021

The State Senate Republican budget lead says unnecessary taxes and regressive policies outweigh the good things in the state spending plan Governor Inslee signed today (Tue).

Tracy Ellis reports.

SRC On Air: Sen. Brad Hawkins on KPQ Radio in Wenatchee

By tracyellis | Published on 

Sen. Brad Hawkins talks to Kevin Rounce and Kalie Drago on the KPQ Morning Report about an income tax on capital gains, gubernatorial emergency powers, and the state operating budget.

SRC On Air: Senator Jim Honeyford on KONA Radio in the Tri-Cities

By tracyellis | Published on March 25, 2021

Senator Jim Honeyford talks to The Bottom Line’s Robb and Ed about the Democrats use of an illegal and volatile income tax on capital gains to balance their budget. He also discusses school funding, ag overtime, and the business climate in the state.