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.
Washington One Week Away From Gov't Shutdown Legislators from both parties said Sunday they were still searching for a final budget compromise that would avert the temporary layoff of many state workers. Negotiators described ongoing progress but acknowledged that there was a possibility that talks could continue dragging on.
Furlough Notices Going To State WorkersThousands of Washington state employees are receiving furlough notices Monday telling them they face a temporary layoff unless state lawmakers agree on a budget this week to prevent a government shutdown.