2000

Living on the teeter-totter: The balance between jobs and housing In King County  December 29, 2000

Governor’s Proposed Budget Pushes the Limit  December 21, 2000

A Firm Foundation for Growth  December 18, 2000

Lawmakers Face Toughest Budget Challenge Since 1993  December 14, 2000

A Decade of Growth and Prosperity  December 4, 2000

Local Use of the Real Estate Excise Tax  November 30, 2000

Local Option REET Magnifies Volatility  November 22, 2000

Washington’s Real Estate Excise Tax: High Rate, Volatile Stream  November 20, 2000

What if all the initiatives pass? Major impact on state budget  October 26, 2000

Initiative 722: Wrong Road to Property Tax Reform  October 19, 2000

I-745: Unworkable plan delays real transportation solutions  October 16, 2000

I-745: So Many Roadblocks, So Little Time  October 13, 2000

Initiative 745: Paved with Good Intentions  October 12, 2000

Initiative 729: A Cautious First Step Toward Charter Schools  September 27, 2000

Initiative 732: Expensive COLA  September 27, 2000

Initiative 728: More Money for Schools, Poor Fiscal Policy  September 26, 2000

Energy Market Skewed by Subsidies  August 16, 2000

Pierce County Residents to Vote on Tax for Parks  August 9, 2000

State Issues Ergonomic Rule, Business Objects  July 12, 2000

Final Legislative Budget Good Enough  June 20, 2000

Has Populist Reform Become Too Popular?  June 15, 2000

Some Gains for Business in 2000 Session  May 15, 2000

Senate Passes Third Budget; Still No Charm  March 30, 2000

Bipartisan Budget Clears House  March 23, 2000

Property Tax Relief in the Supplemental Budgets  March 7, 2000

Senate Produces Supplemental Budget  March 6, 2000

Legislature Should be Cautious in Reducing Reserves  March 3, 2000

House Republicans and Democrats Offer Competing Transportation Plans  March 1, 2000

Class Size and Public School Spending  February 29, 2000

Single Payer Plan Proposed, Skepticism Advised  February 28, 2000

WRC Board Hears Sonntag on Accountability  February 25, 2000

House Democrats Present Budget: Spending Up, 601 Challenged  February 25, 2000

Borrowing to Fund Transportation Investments is Prudent  February 23, 2000

House Republicans’ Supplemental Budget Provides Transportation Funding, Relief to Local Government  February 22, 2000

Bill Roundup  February 17, 2000

Revenue Forecast Up $116 Million for this Biennium and $198 Million for 2001-2003  February 17, 2000

Legislature Passes, Governor Signs Unemployment Insurance Bill  February 16, 2000

PUD Telecom Bills Pass First Hurdle  February 10, 2000

Fiscal Proposals Threaten Spending Limit  February 10, 2000

House Action On Charter Schools Expected  February 2, 2000

Preserve Property Tax Uniformity to Maintain Washington’s Economic Competitiveness  February 1, 2000

Hope for Market-Based Insurance Reform  January 31, 2000

Uniformity in Property Taxation Should be Retained  January 26, 2000

Senate Democrats Propose Split Roll Property Tax  January 17, 2000