Tag Archives: tax

SRC On Air: Sen. Brad Hawkins on KOZI Radio in Chelan

By tracyellis | Published on June 28, 2022

Sen. Brad Hawkins on the KOZI Morning News talking about the state budget, tax relief, the Supreme Court decisions on a praying football coach and abortion, transportation, and more.

AUDIO: Sen. Lynda Wilson: With 8.6% inflation, Washington families need a tax break – call special session now

By tracyellis | Published on June 10, 2022

New inflation figures have state Senate Republicans renewing their call for a special session to suspend the gas tax.

Tracy Ellis reports.

AUDIO: Senate Republican Transportation Lead: Washington’s neighbors “not happy” about Democrats’ export fuel tax

By tracyellis | Published on February 18, 2022

Does the Washington State Democrats’ transportation package declare war on neighboring states?

Tracy Ellis tells us that some see it that way.

AUDIO: Senators propose linking property-tax relief and substantial increase in support for K-12 schools

By tracyellis | Published on January 20, 2022

Spending more on schools while collecting less in property taxes is possible according to a Republican and a Democrat in the state Senate.

Kimberly Wirtz reports.

AUDIO: Wilson says final 2021 revenue forecast supports her call for tax, inflation relief

By tracyellis | Published on November 19, 2021

With the state now anticipating bringing in nearly 900-million dollars more than expected, a state Senator says tax cuts should be on the table.

Tracy Ellis explains.

Senator Mike Padden has a bill that could end the long-term care payroll tax

By tracyellis | Published on November 03, 2021

Senator Mike Padden’s legislation would allow voters to repeal the law that created the tax.