10/24/2023… Sen. Brad Hawkins on the KOZI Morning News talking about getting ready for the upcoming session; helping working Washingtonians affected by inflation, including high gas prices related to cap-and-trade; state budgets; hydrogen production; and more.
9/26/2023… Sen. Brad Hawkins on the KOZI Morning News talking about what he heard from constituents during his annual listening tour – topics included inflation and transportation. He also discussed high prices for gas and other items related to cap-and-trade.
9/11/2023… Gas-price hikes from the latest cap-and-trade auctions are sure to hurt drivers and all consumers even more. Senator Curtis King, the Republican leader on the Senate Transportation Committee, talks about it.
9/8/2023… Proceeds from the cap-and-trade scheme that’s causing gas prices to soar should be used to help people struggling with high housing and car-tab costs according to a state Senate leader.
Tracy Ellis reports.
9/7/2023… A state Senator says gas-price hikes from the latest cap-and-trade auctions are sure to cost drivers and all consumers even more.
Tracy Ellis explains.
9/6/2023… Sen. Mark Schoesler calls KONA Radio’s The Bottom Line to talk about the cap-and-trade program, including public disclosure concerns with the prime sponsor of the bill that created it.
Governor Jay Inslee and Democratic legislators are blaming oil companies for the highest gas prices in the nation, but Senate Republicans and most experts say the Democrats’ cap-and-trade program is the real reason why Washington gas is so expensive. Senators John Braun, Curtis King and Drew MacEwen talk about it.
Inslee says fuel prices are the choice of oil companies. Sen. Jeff Wilson argues they’re the result of cap-and-trade.
Governor Jay Inslee and Democratic legislators are blaming oil companies for the highest gas prices in the nation, but Senate Republicans say the Democrats should look in the mirror.
Tracy Ellis explains.
We continue our discussion about the Democrats’ cap-and-trade program and its effect on Washington gas prices, which are now the highest in the country. Senate Republican leader John Braun is featured.