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Tag Archives: Transparent Lobbying

Surprise! Tim Eyman shows up for I-1366 editorial board meeting with Seattle Times

Excerpt: He’s back… sort of. Notorious initiative profiteer Tim Eyman emerged briefly from his self-imposed seclusion earlier today to attend a meeting with the editorial board of The Seattle Times to make his case for I-1366, his latest and most destructive initiative yet, with extremist Republican State Representative Ed Orcutt in tow as his sidekick du […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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State House passes NPI-supported bill to make ballot advertising more transparent

Excerpt: Good news out of the Capitol Campus this afternoon: Washington’s House of Representatives has just approved a bill sponsored by Representative Andy Billig that makes it easier for voters to find out who’s trying to influence them to vote in favor of (or in opposition to) ballot measures. I testified in favor of this bill […]
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