Bill to Ban Head Taxes in Washington Introduced

Worried about sending a message that Washington is not a good place to do business, one state senator is calling for a ban on taxing jobs. Senate Republican Leader Mark Schoesler has introduced a bill in response to the head tax that was approved, then repealed by the Seattle City…


Schoesler Introduces Bill to Ban “Head” Taxes

Olympia, WA – As he promised last year, Senate Republican Leader Mark Schoesler has introduced a bill that would impose a statewide ban on future jobs-tax legislation similar to the so-called “head tax” that was approved, then repealed, by the Seattle City Council in mid-2018. Schoesler’s proposal, Senate Bill 5589, would…


Senate Republican Leader Optimistic About 2019 Legislative Session

Olympia, WA – The gavel dropped on the full 2019 legislative session at the state capitol in Olympia. The leader of Republicans in the Senate, Ritzville’s Mark Schoesler, says he’s trying to remain optimistic despite Democrats having a larger majority this year. “And I remain optimistic as always that we…