This week Gov. Jay Inslee proposed a state operating budget for 2017-19. It would increase spending by $8.2 billion over the previous biennium - including $3.9 billion more for K-12 education - and raise taxes by $4.4 billion. His tax proposal includes a new capital gains tax. We delve into the details in this podcast.
You can read our quick analysis of his budget proposal here.
Our quick analysis of his education funding proposal is here.
Our February 2015 Policy Brief on Gov. Inslee's previous capital gains tax proposal is here.