O’Ban urges governor to limit car-tab collections to $30 Prioritize easing financial burden on people during economic and public health crisis OLYMPIA… In a letter sent Monday, Sen. Steve O’Ban urged the governor to suspend car-tab fee collections in excess of $30, which is the amount voters approved in the recent passage of I-976. At a time when the... Read More...
“Stay home, stay healthy”: What does it mean for you? This week, Gov. Inslee issued a new proclamation requiring the people of Washington to “Stay Home, Stay Healthy.” What, exactly does this policy mean for you and where can you go for more information and assistance? We are living through unprecedented times with the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Between regular... Read More...
O’Ban drops bill to protect voter privacy in presidential primary OLYMPIA…There’s little doubt that Washington’s presidential primary requiring voters to declare a party affiliation on the back of the mailing envelope, for all to see, has raised concerns with voters. Today, Sen. Steve O’Ban dropped a bill to correct what many argue is a violation of privacy and a threat... Read More...