Stories tagged: Senate budget
Fri., March 31, 2017, midnight
Divided Legislature looking at long session
A basic education funding solution should not go to the voters, because the issue is too complex. This is a job for legislators. It’s why they’re elected.
Sun., March 26, 2017, midnight
Spin Control: Washington Senate might consider adapting ‘After Midnight’ as its theme song
The Senate’s week included long days and late nights of budget drama.
Tue., April 7, 2015, midnight
Senate OKs budget plan calling for another class-size vote
OLYMPIA – Washington voters could be asked this fall whether they really want smaller class sizes in all public schools like they approved in November, or if they’d settle for …
Tue., March 31, 2015, 12:18 p.m.
Senate leaders roll out competing budget plan
In a counter to House Democrats, Senate Republicans released a budget that cuts college tuition, sends an extra $1.2 billion to public schools and has no general tax increase.
Sun., Feb. 28, 2010, midnight
Lean budget squeaks by Senate
OLYMPIA – With the bare minimum votes needed and debate over taxes yet to come, Senate Democrats passed a general fund budget Saturday designed to close the state’s $2.8 billion …