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With the state Supreme Court's McCleary emphasis on the uneven role of local levies in school funding, legislative attention to the state-local funding mix was inevitable. We noted earlier that compet…Read more
TRIP, a Washington D.C.-based transportation group, today released a report documenting our state's critical transportation needs. From the press release: According to the TRIP report, “Washington’s T…Read more
State Treasurer Jim McIntire today bookended Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn's spending plan with tax reform proposal that would substantially boost state revenues while reducing local…Read more
We posted earlier today of Seattle's strong tech-STEM economic clusters. Our research has consistently pointed to the metro area's economic vitality, which may stand in sharp contrast to other parts o…Read more
Initiative 1351, as passed by the voters last year, will not be funded fully by the 2015 Legislature. Call that a probability, because there are few certainties while the Legislature is in session. No…Read more