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Inslee’s $1.2 Billion/year “carbon tax”

Posted October 2, 2014 | by John Ley
Gov. Jay Inslee's $1.60 per gallon carbon tax Washington Governor Jay Inslee decided to join the Oregon and California Governors in signing a pact to reduce greenhouse gas emissions earlier this year. They want to reduce more

I-1351 class size initiative

Posted October 1, 2014 | by John Ley
I-1351 will fail our children Lars Larson discusses Washington state's I-1351 with Liv Finne of the Washington Policy Center. According to Liv, I-1351 will do the following: Key Findings Seventy-one percent of new staff hired under I-1351 would not more

WSDOT continues to include Light Rail in their 2035 plan

Posted September 22, 2014 | by John Ley
WSDOT continues to include Light Rail in 2035 Transportation Plan The Washington State Department of Transportation began a series of road shows around the state in September. Local citizens were given the opportunity to provide "input" more

John asks RTC to RESPECT the vote of the people on BRT

Posted September 18, 2014 | by John Ley
The Regional Transportation Council ignores the people and federal law on BRT At it's Aug. 5th meeting, the RTC invites public comment, and then ignores the will of the people. In last November's "advisory" vote, 63% more

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