Eyman issues tax warning
March 19, 2003
"We will make sure any of these tax increases will be put before the voters this November," Eyman said in an e-mail.
Key legislators were irritated by the prospect of Eyman watching over their shoulders, ready to run to the ballot box.
"Who made him God?" said House Majority Leader Lynn Kessler, D-Hoquiam.
"Washington state already imposes a crushing tax burden on its citizens," Eyman wrote to lawmakers. "So higher taxes and fees would be just plain dumb if we faced good economic times. But raising taxes and fees during a recession would simply be immoral."
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