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Braun disappointed by governor’s failure to define next phase of economic restart Braun disappointed by governor’s failure to define next phase of economic restart
OLYMPIA… Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, offered this statement today after Gov. Jay Inslee indicated Phase 3 of the “Healthy Washington – Roadmap to Recovery” plan will not be defined for several more weeks. “It looks like our entire state has hit a dead end on the governor’s roadmap....
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Republican senators make new bid to get Washington children back into classrooms Republican senators make new bid to get Washington children back into classrooms
OLYMPIA… A bill to help get children back into classrooms has been introduced by several Republican senators, just as a new report shows Washington is behind nearly every other state in providing in-person instruction. Senate Bill 5464 was introduced Tuesday, the same day Senate Republican Leader John Braun wrote to...
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Senate Republicans oppose income-tax bill; Braun calls out ‘emergency clause’ Senate Republicans oppose income-tax bill; Braun calls out ‘emergency clause’
OLYMPIA… Last evening a majority on the Senate Ways and Means Committee voted to recommend the passage of Senate Bill 5096, which would put a 7-percent tax on income from the sale or exchange of capital assets. The proposal, which is another attempt to impose a state income tax on...
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Braun to Inslee: Time to take the security fences down
Braun to Inslee: Time to take the security fences down
OLYMPIA…Senate Republican Leader John Braun, R-Centralia, sent Gov. Jay Inslee the following letter regarding the continued use of security fencing around many of the buildings on the Capitol Campus in Olympia.   February 3, 2021 Governor Jay Inslee Office of the Governor PO Box 40002 Olympia, WA 98504-0002 Dear Governor...
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