Tualatin demands a VOTE on light rail

Posted September 18, 2014 | by John Ley
John and Lars Larson talk about citizens voting on how their money is spent on light rail & major projects On Tuesday, 75% of the citizens in Tualatin demanded a vote before TriMet's light rail is more

Medicaid expansion will add to WA state budget woes

Posted September 17, 2014 | by John Ley
Medicaid expansion will add to WA state budget woes The 2010 passage of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) was in reality, a huge expansion of Medicaid. This 1964 program was designed as a health care safety more

Inslee’s “Reveune Recycling” Carbon Tax

Posted September 11, 2014 | by John Ley
Inslee's Carbon Tax In the name of "climate change", Washington Governor Jay Inslee is hoping to impose a "carbon tax", that could add from 40 cents to $1.17 to every gallon of gas you buy. This would more

Third Bridge a Good Idea

Posted August 28, 2014 | by John Ley
Third Bridge is Good Idea (Camas-Washougal Post-Record -- August 19, 2014) I want to applaud Clark County Commissioner’s David Madore and Tom Mielke, bringing Linda Figg (of Figg Engineering) to present the people a third bridge option more

OPM — (Other People’s Money)

Posted August 27, 2014 | by John Ley
OPM Other People's Money & elected representatives ethics Over the past few months, news stories regarding influence peddling via paid meals for legislators have become more prevalent. The question: how many meals should Washington state legislators be more