Credo Mobil and are reporting that the bill SB 5805 that would have fast-tracked the coal export terminal has died. This is a victory for anti-coal activists, who were quite vocal in their opposition to the measure. The way the bill was worded, it was unclear whether it applied just to a gravel terminal or also to the coal terminal.
Backbone participated in five of the seven coal train scoping hearings across the state, bringing imagery, helping promote, and generally providing strong visual and messaging support to the effort to defeat this insane/foolish/greedy/ridiculous proposal in the court of public opinion.. These photos are from our effort at the final hearing in Seattle. It has been […]
Please sign this MoveOn petition calling on Gov. Inslee to educate Washingtonians about our upside-down tax system. To be delivered to: The Washington State House, The Washington State Senate, and Governor Jay Inslee Petition Statement Washington State has one of the most regressive tax systems in the country. In order to fix our broken, upside-down […]