Friday Phone Briefing
2013 Week 7: Supreme Court 2/3rds Ruling Fallout
For the Mar. 1, 2013 Friday Phone Briefing, Jocelyn McCabe, AWB vice president of communications, is joined by Don Brunell, president of AWB; Richard Davis, president of the Washington Research Council; Amber Carter, AWB government affairs director; and Gary Chandler, AWB vice president of Government Affairs.
Yesterday (Feb. 28, 2013), the Washington State Supreme Court released a ruling which nullified Initiative 1053 - the two-thirds tax measure that voters approved by nearly 64 percent in 2010. Don Brunell, Richard Davis, and Amber Carter break down the impact of the Supreme Court ruling and what the next step is for supporters of the two-thirds tax measure.
Amber Carter also reviews several pieces of legislation in the tax and fiscal arena. Finally, Gary Chandler joins us to review the lobby lunch and several other pieces of legislation that could affect the business community.