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Thumbnail for - He's Back! Republican (Simple) Majority Passes (Super) Majority Rule for Raising New Taxes
Jan 12, 2015
Afternoon Jolt
He's Back. Republicans institute Eyman's two-thirds rule in the senate.
Thumbnail for - Afternoon Jolt: As Predicted, Eyman Initiative Falls Short on Signatures
Jul 3, 2014
Afternoon Jolt
The day's winners and losers.
Thumbnail for - Capitol Newsmaker, Week 7: Sen. David Frockt
Mar 1, 2013
This Washington
Every week of the 2013 legislative session, Niki Reading picks the lawmaker who's at the center of the action.
Thumbnail for - A Conservative Ruling, Not an "Activist" One, Threw Out the Two-Thirds Law
Mar 1, 2013
Law Nerd
The Court’s Decision to Strike Down Two-Thirds Rule Was Based on Law, Not Politics
Thumbnail for - Morning Fizz: Supreme Court Strikes Down Two-Thirds Rule
Feb 28, 2013
Morning Fizz
Caffeinated News & Gossip: 6-3 ruling strikes down Eyman's two-thirds law.
Thumbnail for - Thursday Jolt: A 9-0 Anti-Eyman Precedent?
Dec 6, 2012
Afternoon Jolt
Supreme Court ruling gives hope to opponents of Eyman's two-thirds rule.
Thumbnail for - State Legislators Debate Eyman's 1185
Sep 25, 2012
2012 Election
The theoretical and practical implications of the legislature's two-thirds rule.
Thumbnail for - State Business Group Seeks to Enshrine Two-Thirds Rule in Constitution
Aug 15, 2012
This Washington
A leading conservative business group and a conservative state policy group ask candidates whether they support enshrining the two-thirds tax mandate in the state constitution. Opponents of the...