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“They are trying to implement something that the Legislature specifically said 'no' to, which is either a negligent oversight or a gross abuse of power,” says Orcutt   Rep. Ed Orcutt,...

May 27, 2009

Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama, member of the state Economic and Revenue Forecast Council, and ranking Republican on the House Finance Committee, released the following statement after today's updated Washington state revenue...

March 19, 2009

Editorial in The Olympian: 'Alexander's proposal makes sense – and therefore will likely be rejected out-of-hand by Democrat budget writers.'   The House Ways and Means Committee held a work session...

March 16, 2009

'We're throwing in the towel if we think the solution is a bailout by the taxpayers,' says Orcutt   Rep. Ed Orcutt, the ranking Republican on the House Finance Committee and...

Feb. 19, 2009

'A state spending limit and a two-thirds vote requirement to raise taxes are two important ideas that need constitutional protections,' says Orcutt     Rep. Ed Orcutt, R-Kalama, introduced two constitutional...

Feb. 9, 2009