Inslee poised to create blackouts, crash economy, drive up energy costs, Ericksen says – bills await governor’s signature today Bills aim to promote electric cars – but there isn’t enough juice to power them Cap-and-tax, high-cost fuel standards measures will dramatically increase fuel costs Program requires increase in misery for people of state Will reduce Washington competitiveness, job creation Low-carbon fuel standards, cap and trade measures will send fuel... Read More...
As ‘vaccination discrimination’ spreads, Ericksen calls again for ban New decree from governor allows discrimination based on vaccinations ‘Vaccinated only’ seating sections possible for churches, spectator events Ericksen bill bans discrimination in schools, travel, public accommodations Government coercion inappropriate, Ericksen says – should be individual choice OLYMPIA – A new COVID decree from Gov. Jay Inslee mandating “vaccinated only”... Read More...
Income tax sweeps Senate Freedom Caucus ‘Galloping Gertie’ Awards Awards ceremony honors ‘epic fails’ of 2021 legislative session OLYMPIA – The new income tax passed by majority Democrats in the Washington Legislature earned top honors in the first annual Galloping Gertie Awards, presented by the Senate Freedom Caucus to honor the biggest fails of the 2021 legislative session. The... Read More...
New study says cap and trade would add $2.41 to a gallon of gas • Lawmakers considering big taxes on fuel during final hours of 2021 legislative session • New study says cap and trade could increase costs $2.41 for gas, $2.75 for diesel • Cost per household: $2,050 a year • Would add to existing taxes of 67.8 cents, proposals for low carbon... Read More...