Sen. Jim Honeyford’s Olympia Update – End of session edition

Although the legislative session was scheduled to end March 10, it took an additional 20 days for the Democrats in the House of Representatives to finally drop their pursuit of new taxes. In the end, we agreed to an operating-budget update that was restrained in its spending, contained no new taxes and balanced over four years, as state law requires.

Read more about the final budget update here.