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Reactions to February’s revenue forecast increase

Today’s revenue forecast predicts substantial increases in the General Fund-State revenue for the 2017-2019 biennium and 2019-2021 biennium. The increases are $647 million and $671...Read More

Revenue forecast leaves no doubt – it is time for tax cuts

Today’s robust revenue forecast should leave no doubt it is time to table all talk of tax increases by lawmakers. Instead attention should turn to...Read More

Sen. Ericksen proposes $1 billion tax cut for Washingtonians

In a press conference on Wednesday, Senator Doug Ericksen spoke with media about his proposed $1 billion tax cut to provide relief for Washingtonians who...Read More

Wire Insider: Jonathan Johnson

Jonathan Johnson is the Chairman of the Board for He joins us as a “Wire Insider” to talk about the use of blockchain technology...Read More

Inslee vows to create hostile environment for potential oil drilling businesses

Governor Inslee and Attorney General Ferguson announced potential legal action and the creation of new state policies to stop the Trump Administration’s plan for oil...Read More

Podcast: Addressing Washington State’s Tax Structure

We recorded this podcast at our recent 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference. This panel featured Rep. Noel Frame, Vice Chair of the House Finance Committee, Rep....Read More

Uber addresses ride-sharing legislation

There are two competing bills working through the Transportation Committees in both chambers this session.  SB 6043 is a bill promoted by Uber and Lyft...Read More

Q&A with Teamsters 117 on ride-sharing legislation

Last week, the Senate Transportation Committee held a public hearing for two bills aimed at regulating the ride-sharing industry. One bill, SB 6043, is supported...Read More

Ride-sharing bills compete in the legislature

Two bills that would create statewide regulations for ride-sharing companies like Uber or Lyft, are at the center of debate regarding the specific rules and...Read More

Wire Insider: Wendy Hutchinson

Wendy Hutchinson is the Vice President of Public Affairs at Millennium Bulk. She joins us as a “Wire Insider” to talk about economic development in...Read More