Deb Eddy http://kplu.org en Lawmaker floats idea of victims’ compensation fund http://kplu.org/post/lawmaker-floats-idea-victims%E2%80%99-compensation-fund <p>In the current budget year, the state of Washington is on track to pay 60-million dollars to settle damage and personal injury lawsuits filed against the state. That has some lawmakers alarmed, especially in light of the state’s multi-billion dollar budget crisis. Now, one state representative has an idea for a 9-11 style victims’ compensation fund.</p><p> Tue, 04 Jan 2011 00:08:19 +0000 Austin Jenkins 458 at http://kplu.org Lawmaker floats idea of victims’ compensation fund