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WA senator wants legislators to be fined for special sessions
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Senator Wants Penalties for ‘Overtime’ Legislative Sessions

Senator Rodney Tom (D) of Medina says he will introduce a bill next year to would penalize legislators $250 every day they go past the regular legislative session.  

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IRS in trouble...again!
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IRS ‘Mistake’ Exposes Huge Number of Social Security Numbers on Public Website!

Another scandal for the troubled IRS.

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Washington has second highest cellphone taxes in nation
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High Cellphone Bill? Could Be Taxes – Washington’s 2nd Highest in Nation!

The Tax Foundation has released a study showing we pay the second-highest wireless service taxes and fee rates in the entire U.S.

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Federally subsidized student loan interest rates double
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Student Loan Interest Rates to Double Starting July 1

Because of inaction on the part of Congress, the interest rate on federally-subsidized student loans will double.

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Legislators say budget deal reached
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Lawmakers Claim Final Budget Deal Reached – Could Be Voted on Friday

Coming in at the 11th hour, a budget deal could prevent a government shutdown.

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Babies on August 21, 2012 in Springfield, Virginia.
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WIC and Other Social Programs Facing Shutdown July 1

The Washington State Department of Health is urging people participating in the Women-Infants-Children Program (WIC) to use their benefits before the program shuts down next week.

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Could budget deal come at last minute?
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Is a Budget Deal Imminent? It May Come Just as Furlough Notices Go Out

Gov. Inslee says negotiators have reached a "breakthrough" in the battle overthe Washington state budget. But just what is it?

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Spokane to install new digital parking meters - no more extra time
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New Spokane Parking Meters Won’t Allow You to ‘Pay It Forward’ — Will Zero-Out Leftover Time

In the Lilac City, the days of putting extra money in the meter for "the next guy" will soon be gone.

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Worksource employees would be among those furloughed
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State Ready to Send Furlough Notices to Employees If Budget Deal Fails

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state agencies are preparing to notify thousands of government workers that they may be temporarily laid off starting next week.

A spokeswoman for Gov. Jay Inslee said that agencies will send notices to workers Monday because lawmakers have been unable to finalize a budget

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WA state is 9 days away from not having a budget
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Contingency Plan in the Works If No State Budget Passed by July 1

If the second legislative special session fails to pass a budget the state must have a plan since there is no course of action outlined in the constitution.

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