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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

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