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Monday, March 30, 2015

Ridership Drops On Oregon Trains As Officials Ponder Funding Options

Passenger rail advocates came to the Oregon capitol Monday to ask lawmakers to preserve state support for Amtrak trains. More » Listen to this story

Monday, March 30, 2015

Washington Senate Republicans Hold Hearing On $12 Minimum Wage

Two of the highest priority issues for Washington House Democrats are a $12 per hour minimum wage and paid sick leave. More » Listen to this story

Monday, March 30, 2015

Budget Fight Looms in Washington Legislature

House Democrats on Friday unveiled a proposed $1.5 billion tax package. Senate Republicans plan to rollout their proposed budget later this week. More » Listen to this story

Monday, March 30, 2015

Democrats Call Idaho Tax Bill 'A Financial Circus'

The Idaho House fast-tracked a bill Monday that would raise the gas tax, eliminate the sales tax on groceries and overhaul Idaho’s income tax structure. More » Listen to this story

Monday, March 30, 2015

Idaho Republicans Want Earlier Presidential Primary In 2016

The Idaho House is set to vote Monday on a bill that would move Idaho’s presidential primary from May to March. More » Listen to this story

Friday, March 27, 2015

Washington State University Tri-Cities Increases Mentoring For Women

At Washington State University Tri-Cities, more than 60 percent of the undergrads are female. So leaders there decided to launch “Million Women Mentors.” More » Listen to this story

Friday, March 27, 2015

Arlene's Flowers Fined $1,000 For Discrimination

A Richland, Washington, florist will pay $1,000 in fines to the state. The flower shop had discriminated against a same-sex couple that wanted flowers... More » Listen to this story

Friday, March 27, 2015

Washington State Auditor Shows No Signs Of Stepping Down

In an all-staff email Friday, embattled Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley seemed to suggest he’s not planning to step down or even take a leave of... More » Listen to this story

Friday, March 27, 2015

Washington House Democrats Say 'Yes' To Capital Gains Tax, 'No' To Cap-And-Trade

Majority Democrats in the Washington state House have unveiled a proposed two-year, nearly $39 billion state budget and tax package. More » Listen to this story

Friday, March 27, 2015

Troy Kelley’s National Guard Status Unaffected By Federal Probe

According to a spokeswoman with the Washington Military Department, an ongoing federal probe has not affected Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley’s... More » Listen to this story

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