Tax hike initiative http://kplu.org en Eyman's initiative: Annual votes on supermajority rule for tax hikes http://kplu.org/post/eymans-initiative-annual-votes-supermajority-rule-tax-hikes <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">Nearly two months have passed since the Washington Supreme Court tossed out a voter-approved two-thirds requirement for tax hikes.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">On Monday anti-tax activist Tim Eyman proposed an initiative he describes as a “lobbying tool” to bring back the super majority rule. Eyman’s proposal would require annual advisory votes asking the public if it wants the Legislature to enshrine the two-thirds threshold into the state constitution.</p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 01:01:00 +0000 Austin Jenkins 8508 at http://kplu.org