State Senate Passes $43.7 Billion BudgetThe state Senate has approved a $43.7 billion budget for the next two years that would increase spending for public schools, mental health and state worker contracts.
Gov. Inslee Asks State Parks To Stay Open FridayOriginally state park officials said because they need time to prepare the parks for closure, they needed to shutter them a day before a potential partial government shutdown.
Senate Republicans: Teacher Pay Reform Needed To Fix BudgetRepublicans in the state Senate said Wednesday they want most teacher salary negotiations to be statewide, with fewer local dollars going to pay educators.
Senators Propose $3.9 Billion State Construction BudgetA bipartisan group of Washington state senators has rolled out a state construction budget calling for $3.9 billion in capital spending over the next two years.
House, Senate To Vote On Budget PlansLawmakers in the House and Senate are expected to vote on their respective budget plans.
House Democrats To Release Budget ProposalHouse Democrats are set to unveil their two-year state budget proposal.
5 Tips For Budget Travel To ItalyTraveling to Italy is a wonderful but expensive adventure. Make the most of your money with these five budget tips.
How To Buy A Car With Bad CreditIt's not easy, but when you need transportation, there are ways to find a car despite a low credit score.
Parnell Proposes $12.4B State Budget Gov. Sean Parnell is proposing a $12.4 billion state budget for next year that would require $1.1 billion from savings to balance even before legislators get their hands on it.
Top Five Free Date Ideas In SeattleDating and love don't have to cost a fortune, especially when Seattle has so many fun free things to do.
Bethenny Frankel's 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A BudgetBethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you're traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.
Wash. Lawmakers Adjourn, End Grueling YearWashington lawmakers adjourned for the year Saturday, bringing an end to a grueling six months of work that included two overtime sessions needed to resolve budget disputes.