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Welcome to AWC’s online library of Legislative Bulletin and CityVoice news articles and other updates.

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Feb

2015

Come prepared to City Action Days

You can get a jump start by reading up on AWC's legislative priorities as explained in our fact sheets.
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13

Feb

2015

AWC's priority bill on marijuana revenue sharing, SB 5417, is still awaiting executive action in the Senate Commerce & Labor Committee

Contact members of the committee and urge them to bring the bill up for a vote. More
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6

Feb

2015

Get any good intel recently? Have you passed it on to AWC?

Things are really heating up and beginning to move fast in the Legislature, and that means it takes a collective effort to stay apprised of all that is happening.
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30

Jan

2015

Transportation local options bill gets public hearing

HB 1593 sponsored by Rep. Joan McBride (D-Kirkland) will have a public hearing in the House Transportation Committee on Wednesday, February 4 at 3:30 pm.

30

Jan

2015

AWC priority bill to share marijuana excise tax revenue with cities scheduled for hearing

SB 5417 has been scheduled for a public hearing in the Senate Commerce & Labor Committee on Monday, February 2 at 1:30 pm.

23

Jan

2015

Invite your legislators to the City Action Days Legislative Reception

Legislators have been invited to the reception.
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22

Jan

2015

Critical week for local government champion caucuses

Never before have bi-partisan groups of legislators organized to focus on city and county issues in their respective caucuses.

3

Dec

2014

AWC Federal Action Alert on Marketplace Fairness

After 10 years of work by state and local leaders, the Marketplace Fairness Act passed the U.S. Senate with bipartisan support earlier this year.

17

Oct

2014

Infrastructure Funds at Risk Again, the Time to Act is Now

Although the election is still a few weeks away, state agencies are working on their budget requests to the Governor as part of the 2015-2017 biennial budget proposal.

19

Sep

2014

Open for Business – A Look at Recreational Marijuana Industry Impacts

Almost two years after voters passed I-502, marijuana products are now being sold in retail outlets across the state.

19

Sep

2014

Protecting What We Have: Transportation Improvement Board

One of the most popular state programs among cities and urban counties is the Transportation Improvement Board (TIB).

19

Sep

2014

Take Action – Operation Strong Cities

Read about the specifics of what you and your city can do to participate and make a difference.
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