In Olympia, 12th District State Representative Mike Steele says Republicans are trying to get the legislature to do its job, referring to initiatives to the legislature that have been certified by the Secretary of State. Five times in the last two weeks, Democrats have voted unanimously not to schedule hearings on initiatives. Steele says that essentially, violates the state constitution:
Steele says two initiatives in particular could have a big impact on the state budgets if they are passed:
Steele spoke on KOZI's Legislative Update Friday morning.