Gregoire favors legal test of two-thirds vote standard

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Since: Apr 07

Tacoma, WA

#1 May 31, 2011
Gov. Chris Gregoire said Tuesday she thinks a court challenge is needed to show whether tax increases in the Legislature actually require a two-thirds vote to be enacted.

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Since: Apr 07

Tacoma, WA

#2 May 31, 2011
The Governor and Democrat controlled state legislature won't allow a constitutional amendment to be introduced so the voters have used a different route. Now they want to challenge that method.

Mad'am Governor, how about letting the people decide and not the courts. How about letting us vote on a constitutional amendment?

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