Budget shortfalls, school closures, wildfires
Republican legislators highlight state issues
Last updated 10/5/2020 at 12:25pm
MOSES LAKE – How can Washington state address a $4 billion budget shortfall if the governor will not call a special legislative session to discuss the problem?
This was one of many issues discussed during a media call Monday, Sept. 28, hosted by Republican legislators.
Sen. Judy Warnick, R-Moses Lake, expressed frustration that the governor has not called a special session to address the budget.
“Not in the history of this state have we been unable to meet. Other states have met and called a special session,” she noted.
Warnick’s district includes Lincoln County.
Sen. John Braun of...