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Whatcom GOP Passes Resolution Supporting 2/3rds Requirement to Raise Taxes

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On February 8th, 2014 the Whatcom County Republican Party’s Central Committee passed the following resolution with unanimous consent: Resolution to Affirm Our Consent To Taxation WHEREAS Article 1 Section 1 of the Washington State Constitution states “ All political power is inherent in the people, and governments derive their just powers from the consent of the …

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Washington State Supreme Court Threatens to Hold Legislature in Contempt

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Legislating from the Bench: Tax Increase Ordered by State Supreme CourtMost kids are taught at a young age the way our government works. My 6th grade daughter understands the separation of powers between the Legislative, Judicial and Executive branches of government. Unfortunately, the Washington State Supreme Court Justices seem to have missed out on that …

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Taxing our Bathrooms

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$200/mo. Sewer Bills are Coming Soon if We Don’t Act! The Washington State Department of Ecology is set to approve new water quality standards that will be the toughest in the nation, and nearly impossible for anyone to meet. The cost impact of these off the chart standards will be in the billions of dollars, …

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