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The “final” piece of McCleary — an education!

Posted October 31, 2015 | by John Ley
What's being discussed by legislators for the final piece of education funding & the McCleary decision? Over the past two budget cycles, (2013-14 & 2015-16), the state legislature has increased K-12 education spending significantly. The most more

Helping Revive the CRC?

Posted October 20, 2015 | by John Ley
Are two candidates for County Chair trying to help TriMet revive the CRC? From The Reflector, my letter to the editor. Posted: Tuesday, October 20, 2015 3:37 pm TriMet’s Neil McFarlane last month tried to revive the failed more

State Funding of Basic Education Working & Listening Tour

Posted September 30, 2015 | by John Ley
Senate Education Committee shares final piece of McCleary Senator Ann Rivers and members of the Senate Education Committee began the first of their statewide town hall events in Vancouver. They shared a little perspective on the more

Democrat: “Republicans are right” on Education

Posted September 25, 2015 | by John Ley
Republicans are right on Education Choice Washington state House democrat Lisa Macfarlane is a strong proponent of education. But she laments her fellow democrats being out of touch with the people, and for their failure to more

Property tax cut will help homeowners

Posted September 23, 2015 | by John Ley
Property tax cut will help Clark County homeowners Posted: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 When was the last time you heard a government agency tell you “we need less of your money?” That is what the Clark County more