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The Insanity of Bonding TOLLS

Posted May 6, 2019 | by John Ley
The outrageous cost of bonding TOLL revenue In the 2019 democrat controlled legislature, HB 2132 and SB 5825 were passed. The legislation will allow the state to "bond" and borrow up to $1.5 Billion in future more

Letters: Rose Quarter ‘fix’ won’t improve safety

Posted April 5, 2019 | by John Ley
Spending half a billion dollars doesn't fix the problem Safety is supposedly the overwhelming first priority of transportation officials The Portland Tribune printed my letter here. Thursday, April 04, 2019 Safety is supposedly the overwhelming first priority of transportation more

NO income tax in Washington

Posted April 4, 2019 | by John Ley
The Washington Policy Center video shows why we should not want a capital gains tax in Washington state My thanks to the Washington Policy Center (WPC) for this video. Their article offers further information and perspective more

What will the RTC spend $3.3 Billion on?

Posted April 2, 2019 | by John Ley
Our RTC proposes to spend $3.3 Billion on a replacement Interstate Bridge. What will we, the taxpayers, be paying for? These are my comments to the April 2019 Regional Transportation Council Board of Directors. The video more