Politics

Washington Democrats release budget proposal

6:30 p.m. March 27
$39B package has $3.2B for K-12 education, kicks off battle with GOP

While unveiling their budget Friday, House Democrats' key budget writer was asked what makes him think Republicans would approve the tax increases included in his proposal.

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New Clark County growth plan maps pulled from site

6:52 p.m. March 27
Add-ons to controversial Alternative 4 were put on website by mistake

Two new Comprehensive Growth Management Plan update maps were mistakenly made available to the public Thursday, prompting ire and confusion from county staff who say the maps should not have been made available in the first place.

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Inslee hears of need for Mill Plain interchange project

7:13 p.m. March 27
Officials tell governor it's a priority for the region

A couple of years ago, if Gov. Jay Inslee was visiting Vancouver and standing on the Evergreen Boulevard overpass, he most likely would have been looking south toward the Interstate 5 Bridge.