Whatcom EMS Levy

Whatcom County voters will find Proposition No. 1, or “The EMS Levy” on the ballot in November. This is an additional property tax of $0.295 per thousand dollars of assessed value. In other words, if you have property assessed at $600,000, you will pay approximately another $180 in taxes, each year for the next six …

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Initiative 732

Initiative 732 is a proposed carbon tax that would enact a steadily increasing, $25 to $100 fee on each metric ton of carbon emissions produced by Washington industries. Furthermore, I-732 is supposed to be “revenue-neutral,” meaning that other taxes within the state would be cut when this tax is implemented, resulting in neither an overall …

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Initiative 1501 – How Unions Misinform Members and Criminalize Dissent

Initiative 1501 is probably the most convoluted initiative on the ballot this November. We hope you’ll read the entirety of this short article, as it is extremely important to be informed about this initiative and make the right choice when voting. I-1501 alleges to help protect three classes of people against identity theft: Seniors, disabled …

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2016 Presidential Caucus information

Join us for the 2016 Presidential Caucuses February 20, 2016 9:00 am doors open 10:00 am caucus Locations vary according to precinct To find your caucus location and pre-register click here. Here is a handy spreadsheet of all caucus locations. Here is a handy map of caucus locations. Please note!  There has been a change for …

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December 15 debate

Join us to watch the Republican Presidential debate Tuesday, December 15, 2015 5pm  (Debate starts at 6pm) Extremes Bar and Grill Upstairs room 4156 Meridian St, Bellingham, WA 98226 At each debate, enter your name into a drawing to win a $50 gas card.  Drawing will be held after the March 10 debate. Republicans and …

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