Stories tagged: General Fund budget
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
Senate Republicans push through massive property tax shift as part of school reform plan
Senate Republicans pushed through a massive shift in property taxes as a way of balancing their two-year, $43 billion spending plan and the school reforms it would contain.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
State revenue inches up but impact on Washington budget debated
State tax revenue up slightly but budget writers don’t agree on what that means for taxes and spending overall.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2011, midnight
Gregoire signs budget patch
OLYMPIA – With advice to the Legislature to show up “tan, rested and ready” in January to finish fixing the state’s budget problems, Gov. Chris Gregoire signed the $480 million …