Inslee aims to pay for fish-barrier removal at expense of highway projects
January 7, 2021
OLYMPIA–When about two-thirds of legislators and I voted in 2015 for the “Connecting Washington” transportation package, we did so despite also passing a large gas-tax increase. We voted for this package–and gas-tax hike–mainly because it would fund needed highway projects throughout the state, including some in our very own 9th District.
So, you can imagine how unhappy I was to learn...