Both the Governor and the Washington House of Represenatatives have released their budget proposals, with the State Senate scheduled to release theirs soon. You can review both budgets by clicking on the following links: 1) Governor's Proposal 2) House Proposal After you've finished assessing the proposals we encourage you to let your state legislators know how you feel about each and emphasize your support for new, FAIR revenues to meet the funding mandates of the McCleary Supreme Court decison along with other state services. We must make it clear that relying on current insufficent and regressive taxes is not acceptable. Senator Andy Hill's presentation about state budgets is intersting reading.
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