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Eye On Olympia

Puget Sound transportation ballot measure ads launched…

Just days after local attorney Steve Eugster torpedoed his own lawsuit involving a massive roads-and-transit tax plan in Puget sound, proponents are launching TV ads on local cable stations (and, of course, YouTube) today.

"Industry delayed in tranporting goods. Parents struggling to get kids to daycare. Businesses late in making deliveries. Commuters stuck trying to make it home for dinner...Endless debates and zero action simply won't cut it anymore."

a voice intones over shots of traffic inching along clogged freeways.

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