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Republicans opposing a supplemental operating budget that passed Saturday from the state House of Representatives say it boosts uncontrolled spending without tax relief. John Sattgast reports. Wash. House Republicans · 02-24-24...

Feb. 24, 2024

Republicans in the state House of Representatives voted early Tuesday evening against a bill they say will decrease the supply of housing in Washington while increasing rent. John Sattgast reports. Wash....

Feb. 13, 2024

A Kennewick Republican shares disappointment that majority Democrats in Olympia have shelved a plan to offer citizens a rebate from excessive carbon tax revenues, Nic Scott reports from the state Capitol....

Feb. 2, 2024

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, joined Robb Francis and John McKay on KONA Radio’s “The Bottom Line,” where she reacted to the governor’s last State of the State address, talked about her...

Jan. 9, 2024

 Legislation has been prefiled in Olympia to offset Washington’s sky-high gasoline prices by providing rebates to motorists from the state’s cap-and-trade revenue. John Sattgast reports. Wash. House Republicans · 12-27-23 –...

Dec. 27, 2023

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, joined KONA’s Robb Francis and John McKay on “The Bottom Line” to preview the 2024 legislative session, which begins Jan. 8. Connors plans to pre-file legislation, including...

Dec. 19, 2023

Speaking with KVI’s Ari Hoffman, Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, says she will introduce legislation in the coming 2024 session in January that would provide Carbon Auction Rebate (CAR) payments of up...

Sept. 18, 2023

Rep. April Connors, R-Kennewick, talks with KTTH’s Jason Rantz about her new Carbon Auction Rebate (CAR) payment program that would initially provide a rebate to Washington motorists of up to $100...

Sept. 18, 2023

The state’s cap-and-trade program – passed by Democrats and Governor Inslee in 2021 – has boosted Washington’s gas prices to among the highest in the nation, forcing motorists to cut their...

Sept. 18, 2023

Rep. Mark Klicker, R-Walla Walla, joined Robb Francis and John McKay on the KONA Bottom Line program in Pasco to discuss the costs of Gov. Jay Inslee’s cap-and-trade program to Washington...

Aug. 31, 2023