Ericksen leads rally for Intalco restart Continued operation of Alcoa Ferndale plant is a matter of national significance, say Whatcom County lawmakers                   TO SEE VIDEO NEWS REPORTS from KIRO-TV, KING-TV and the Bellingham Herald on the rally for Alcoa’s Intalco Works, CLICK HERE.     At a... Read More...
Ericksen calls for fair treatment for construction industry amid COVID-19 crisis If private construction is halted, government construction should be too, Ericksen says To see Sen. Ericksen’s letter, click here. Governor’s order halts private construction, allows public projects to continue Sends message that government is putting itself first, undermines public goodwill Decisions should be based on medical necessity, Ericksen says OLYMPIA... Read More...
Protecting taxpayers from tax increases, bigger government  Protecting taxpayers from tax increases, bigger government Ericksen plan requires supermajority votes for tax increases Puts budgeting back on track with spending limits, restrictions Provides tax relief, reduces temptation to spend irresponsibly Note: The following op-ed was distributed to new media outlets in the 42nd Legislative District as part of... Read More...