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June 10, 2013 at 6:07 PM

GOP senator: Fund transit with sales tax, not car-tab tax

If King County wants more dollars for bus service, it should raise sales taxes, not car-tab fees, says Sen. Curtis King, R-Yakima, co-chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee. King released his Republican version of a 10-year, $8.4 billion state transportation plan on Monday.  Like his House counterpart, Rep. Judy Clibborn, D-Mercer Island, he calls for a 10-cent increase in the state…


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