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NO $30 TABS! Because of Bob Ferguson

NO $30 TABS! Because of Bob Ferguson

None of us will be getting $30 tabs. It was supposed to happen today. It didn’t. Why? Because of Bob Ferguson. If he had filed his response on Wednesday like attorney Stephen Pidgeon did, it would have taken an action by the supreme court to extend the injunction. And...

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I will not be nice and respectful of Jay Inslee

I will not be nice and respectful of Jay Inslee

Watch the video above to hear my closing statement at Governor’s debate on Friday. I want your feedback — what do you think? Our side is too nice. We’ve done nice. We’ve done respectful. It didn’t work. “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over...

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Inslee issues threat: government won’t fix homelessness if voters pass I-976. Good ol’ Jay, he’s got a secret plan to solve homelessness but he won’t implement it unless voters reject 976.

Inslee issues threat: government won’t fix homelessness if voters pass I-976. Good ol’ Jay, he’s got a secret plan to solve homelessness but he won’t implement it unless voters reject 976.

This KOMO poll showed 85% support for our initiative to limit car tab taxes to $30: So it's no surprise that the stratospheric level of public support for I-976 has made Jay Inslee's brain explode: As reported in the Kitsap Sun and posted on my Facebook page: For...

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TOTALLY ILLEGAL: Government itself is using tax dollars to directly fund the No976 campaign. Will the AG prosecute? Ya, right! I-976 only way to fight government dishonesty & lawlessness

TOTALLY ILLEGAL: Government itself is using tax dollars to directly fund the No976 campaign. Will the AG prosecute? Ya, right! I-976 only way to fight government dishonesty & lawlessness

Toby Nixon: "This mailer is absolutely, positively, without a doubt, a blatant violation of state law." Check out what landed in mailboxes yesterday:   Last week, Toby Nixon posted this: “RCW 42.17A.555 is a broad prohibition on using public resources for campaigning....

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NEED YOUR ADVICE: plz watch 976 debate and give me your feedback – strengths? weaknesses? Politicians lied so often, so easily, so effortlessly. They’re every bit as dishonest as this vehicle tax.

NEED YOUR ADVICE: plz watch 976 debate and give me your feedback – strengths? weaknesses? Politicians lied so often, so easily, so effortlessly. They’re every bit as dishonest as this vehicle tax.

I need your advice: please watch 976 debate and give me your feedback - strengths? weaknesses? After you watch it, you'll understand why I'm so certain that 65% of voters will approve I-976 and pass in all 39 counties. Here it is: https://tinyurl.com/976GreatDebate...

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President Trump endorses $30 Tabs!

President Trump endorses $30 Tabs!

I've been traveling all over the state promoting our $30 Tabs Initiative I-976 and getting signatures for our Term Limits on Taxes Initiative I-1082 (#Round2). It's been a blast. I was born and raised Yakima so it's very special for me to visit my hometown. I'm super...

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Will AG Go After Me For Trademark Infringement?

Will AG Go After Me For Trademark Infringement?

REAT COLUMN ABOUT 1648: Terms for TaxesYears ago, I dubbed Tim Eyman "America's #1 freedom fighter," and how does he repay me? Washington State's anti-tax crusading initiative guru has gone and stolen my bread-and-butter issue, term limits . . . and married it up with...

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Tax-hiking Democrats try to exploit bridge accident

Tax-hiking Democrats try to exploit bridge accident

Taking a page out the Obama Administration's "never let a crisis go to waste" playbook, tax-hiking Democrats are trying to exploit yesterday's bridge accident.  Early on, the Associated Press reported that an oversized truck collided with the bridge's support trusses...

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Our partner Mike Fagan was a star on Monday

Our partner Mike Fagan was a star on Monday

On Monday, I traveled from Mukilteo to Spokane to testify before the Spokane City Council.  As most of you know, our partner Mike Fagan is now a city councilmember there.  Two very liberal initiatives qualified for the ballot -- local initiatives in the city -- and...

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“I wasn’t fired.”

“I wasn’t fired.”

Longtime lead counsel in AG's office tells process server: "I wasn't fired." She'll be in court on Friday @ 9:00am where we're finally gonna learn what the hell's going on in the AG's office. "She was in court in the morning, shoved a junior after that, and out on her...

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Why Zeiger Supported Democrats’ SB 5224

Why Zeiger Supported Democrats’ SB 5224

Hidden microphone recorded what Inslee said to Zeiger:"I need more Republicans like you, Hans.You're a bigger tax raiser than liberal Democrats like Sam Hunt and Reuven Carlyle. You're my favorite Republican!"Voters have 4 times passed initiatives requiring tax...

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Don’t Take Away Our Right To Vote – Oppose SB 5224

Don’t Take Away Our Right To Vote – Oppose SB 5224

As politicians in Olympia consider a bill that takes away the people's right to vote, it's important to consider that 35 million votes have been cast on tax advisory votes (hearing is Fri, 1:30pm, Cherberg Bldg, Olympia, SB 5224).It helpful too look at the history....

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YEE-HAW, WE MADE IT!  Our $30 Tabs Initiative qualified.

YEE-HAW, WE MADE IT! Our $30 Tabs Initiative qualified.

Picture = 1000 words:From yesterday: "When a tax is so fundamentally unfair, so fundamentally dishonest, so fundamentally out of kilter with what an average person thinks is fair, you have to adjust the system in order to accommodate a fair taxation system."Qualifying...

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UPDATE on GiveThemNothing.com:  We trekked to Spokane on Wednesday and testified before rigged, corrupt 17-member “regular citizen” salary commission.  We told them “Don’t Give Inslee & Ferguson salary bonuses.” Here’s how it went

UPDATE on GiveThemNothing.com: We trekked to Spokane on Wednesday and testified before rigged, corrupt 17-member “regular citizen” salary commission. We told them “Don’t Give Inslee & Ferguson salary bonuses.” Here’s how it went

I'm ADHD, so Wednesday wasn't exhausting, it was thrilling  What a day!!  On Wed, I got up at 5am, left Mukilteo at 6 am, drove to Olympia to do press conference at 10 am after dropping off petitions with 286,003 signatures for $30 Tabs Initiative, drove 6 hours to...

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We’re super excited!  To qualify our $30 Tabs Initiative for the ballot, the government requires that we turn in 259K “good” sigs.  Yesterday, we turned in 286,003!!  That’s fantastic.  But the number of extra signatures — the cushion — needs to a lot higher.  Mail in what you got.  Whether it’s partially filled petitions — even one signature on a 20-line petition — or a full petition, send ’em in NOW, NOW, NOW!!  Don’t delay!!

We’re super excited! To qualify our $30 Tabs Initiative for the ballot, the government requires that we turn in 259K “good” sigs. Yesterday, we turned in 286,003!! That’s fantastic. But the number of extra signatures — the cushion — needs to a lot higher. Mail in what you got. Whether it’s partially filled petitions — even one signature on a 20-line petition — or a full petition, send ’em in NOW, NOW, NOW!! Don’t delay!!

It was a truly historic day in Olympia. Pictures = 1000 words:   We started this historic signature drive in mid-April. In early July, we went to the Secretary of State's office in Olympia and announced we had reached 202,172 signatures in record time (less than...

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THIS IS REALLY EXCITING:  Since the election, we’ve had a huge surge in petitions arriving in the mail — so many that we’re turning in our $30 Tabs Initiative petitions this week to the Secretary of State — SO IT IS ABSOLUTELY CRITICAL THAT EVERYONE SEND IN THEIR PARTIALLY FILLED AND FULLY FILLED PETITIONS IMMEDIATELY — LET’S MAKE SURE THAT EVERY SIGNATURE COUNTS!!

THIS IS REALLY EXCITING: Since the election, we’ve had a huge surge in petitions arriving in the mail — so many that we’re turning in our $30 Tabs Initiative petitions this week to the Secretary of State — SO IT IS ABSOLUTELY CRITICAL THAT EVERYONE SEND IN THEIR PARTIALLY FILLED AND FULLY FILLED PETITIONS IMMEDIATELY — LET’S MAKE SURE THAT EVERY SIGNATURE COUNTS!!

Since the beginning, it's been our goal to finish early. As soon as you can, mail in all your partially filled or fully filled petitions for our $30 Tabs Initiative.  Send it what you got.  Now.  Immediately.  Don't delay.   There's two options: * Mail your petitions...

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Highlight of the night:  voters sent a very clear anti-tax message to Inslee & Ferguson & Democrat-controlled Legislature — heck no to higher taxes — help us send that same message again in 2019 with our $30 Tabs Initiative

Highlight of the night: voters sent a very clear anti-tax message to Inslee & Ferguson & Democrat-controlled Legislature — heck no to higher taxes — help us send that same message again in 2019 with our $30 Tabs Initiative

Last night, the voters repudiated initiatives that created new taxes and embraced initiatives that protected us from higher taxes -- Hallelujah! The media and the establishment slavishly obsess over the candidate races. But if you wanna know what voters are thinking,...

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Huge Bonuses For Politicians? Give Them Nothing!

Huge Bonuses For Politicians? Give Them Nothing!

BONUSES FOR POLITICIANS? They want a 20% bonus. They deserve a 20% cut! The people say: GIVE THEM NOTHING! Politicians are asking for a 20% bonus from a commission of “regular citizens” (one of them is actually the husband of a state supreme court justice!). It’s...

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THIS SHOULD INSPIRE EVERYONE:  88 years young super-supporter Bob Henkel from Tacoma collected and turned in 6500+ signatures for $30 Tabs Initiative — did I mention this amazing, heroic man only has the use of one arm?

THIS SHOULD INSPIRE EVERYONE: 88 years young super-supporter Bob Henkel from Tacoma collected and turned in 6500+ signatures for $30 Tabs Initiative — did I mention this amazing, heroic man only has the use of one arm?

I love this man:    Since mid-April, Bob Henkel from Tacoma has been busting his butt getting signatures for the $30 Tabs Initiative I-976.  He's now collected and turned in 6500+ and he's still going strong.  Those pictures show him with his 320+ petition sheets. He...

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$30 Tabs update:  Eyman, Sat, 12-6 pm, Yakima GOP booth, Central WA State Fair — Yakima is my hometown so it’s gonna be like a family reunion when I’m asking my fellow Yakimaniacs to sign $30 Tabs petitions

$30 Tabs update: Eyman, Sat, 12-6 pm, Yakima GOP booth, Central WA State Fair — Yakima is my hometown so it’s gonna be like a family reunion when I’m asking my fellow Yakimaniacs to sign $30 Tabs petitions

Tomorrow is gonna be fun.  Join me at the Central Washington State Fair from 12-6 pm; where I'll be working alongside GOP volunteers at the Republican fair booth collecting signatures for the $30 Tabs Initiative.  Our initiative gets rid of state and local taxes and...

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Court issues final ruling – only I-940 on the ballot – my success protecting the initiative process with my lawsuit (Eyman v Wyman) is the most impactful victory I’ve ever had – all 9 justices agreed Legislature can’t block a public vote on a qualified initiative

Court issues final ruling – only I-940 on the ballot – my success protecting the initiative process with my lawsuit (Eyman v Wyman) is the most impactful victory I’ve ever had – all 9 justices agreed Legislature can’t block a public vote on a qualified initiative

Huge victory for the initiative process On the last day of this year's legislative session, the Constitution was violated by the Legislature. An initiative to the legislature -- I-940 -- had qualified and the Constitution gave the Legislature 3 options: * Adopt the...

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2 LAWSUITS, 2 UPDATES:  Lots to report on

2 LAWSUITS, 2 UPDATES: Lots to report on

Thanks to all of you, we stopped a lot of bad bills during this year's legislative session. Tons of bills raising taxes, several bills attacking the initiative process. We're proud to say that every bill we targeted, we managed to stop. But it's also true that with...

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RIGHT NOW tell all 147 legislators: NO MORE TAXES

RIGHT NOW tell all 147 legislators: NO MORE TAXES

RE: RIGHT NOW tell all 147 legislators: NO MORE TAXES   Today is the first day of the 2018 Legislative session. Seattle Democrats control the House 50-48. Seattle Democrats control the Senate 25-24. They control everything. They know their grip on power may very well...

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REQUIRED READING:  What Unlimited Government Costs Us

REQUIRED READING: What Unlimited Government Costs Us

With our initiatives in effect from 2007-2012, the Legislature raised taxes $6.9 billion. Without our initiatives in effect from 2013-2017, the Legislature raised taxes $23.7 billion. Our November 30 update highlighted this amazing comparison: http://conta.cc/2zPRDBU...

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Why special session? Democrats’ demand for higher taxes

Why special session? Democrats’ demand for higher taxes

From day one of this year's legislative session, Republicans had a no-new-taxes plan.  They introduced it, fought for it, and passed it.  They are insisting on two basic principles:   *  No new taxes  *  A public vote on any tax increase            On the other side,...

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WATCH VIDEO: Republican Cary Condotta is a superstar

WATCH VIDEO: Republican Cary Condotta is a superstar

Wow!  Yesterday I shared a transcript of what Cary Condotta said about the House Democrats tax package.  The response was overwhelming.  This guy is a real rock star.           So we're bringing him back for a repeat performance but this time, he's live.  Here's the...

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Our initiative for 2017 is …

Our initiative for 2017 is …

Jack, Mike, and I are really excited about this year's initiative.  On Monday, we're going to announce it so stay tuned.            Solving Problems Politicians Won't.  That's been our mission for the past 18 years and this year is no exception.           Today, I'm...

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Eyman testifies in Olympia against Inslee’s tax hikes

Eyman testifies in Olympia against Inslee’s tax hikes

While we've been focusing on the Democrat-controlled King County Council this week, I managed to make it down to Olympia to testify against Inslee's massive tax increases.  Click on this to watch it:  Here's my prepared remarks: "I'm Tim Eyman from Mukilteo. "When it...

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Yesterday was Tim’s birthday — 51 years young

Yesterday was Tim’s birthday — 51 years young

Working together, we had a very successful year protecting taxpayers.  That's a great birthday gift in and of itself.           Today I'll spend my 51st birthday doing what I love -- sending out this email update to all of you -- and spending time all day with my...

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Voting No on ST3 helps stop push for state income tax

Voting No on ST3 helps stop push for state income tax

The #1 priority for the Democrats and the supreme court is the imposition of a state income tax.  Just because 2/3 of voters oppose a state income tax doesn't deter them in any way.  Public opinion be damned - the Democrats will use any angle, any scheme, any tactic,...

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Look what we’ve accomplished together

Look what we’ve accomplished together

Voters passed I-1366.  That means voters continue to support making it tougher to raise taxes.  That means voters want the chance to vote on a 2/3-for-taxes constitutional amendment.  That means voters don't support higher taxes and fees.  That means voters support...

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Good news and bad news when it comes to Tim

Good news and bad news when it comes to Tim

Let's start with the good news: *  Two Saturdays ago (May 14th), Karen and I celebrated our 22nd wedding anniversary!  I'm a very lucky man.  Having such a supportive, loving spouse is rare indeed, especially when you consider the political roller coaster she's been...

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Don’t get mad, get even — here’s the latest

Don’t get mad, get even — here’s the latest

Jack, Mike, and I are furious.  Whenever our opponents (the politicians, the judges, the media) insult the voters' intelligence, we pretty much lose it.          But we firmly believe in the adage:  don't get mad, get even.          There are reasons to be mad, but...

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Protecting taxpayers is a marathon, not a sprint

Protecting taxpayers is a marathon, not a sprint

The reason we've been so effective at protecting taxpayers over the years is because we realized early on that this was a marathon, not a sprint.  That we couldn't be the hare, we had to be the tortoise.  That the political establishment is maddeningly patient;...

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Today’s supreme court ruling on I-1366 …

Today’s supreme court ruling on I-1366 …

Opponents were desperate.  After 5 voter approvals for initiatives making it tougher to raise taxes, our qualification of I-1366 for the ballot really freaked 'em out.  They knew the voters were going to support us again.  So they tried to prevent the people's vote on...

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BIG ENDORSEMENT:  3 newspapers endorse I-1366

BIG ENDORSEMENT: 3 newspapers endorse I-1366

Jack, Mike, and I are furious.  Whenever our opponents (the politicians, the judges, the media) insult the voters' intelligence, we pretty much lose it.          But we firmly believe in the adage:  don't get mad, get even.          There are reasons to be mad, but...

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Opponents are going crazy — here’s why

Opponents are going crazy — here’s why

By working hard and working together, we qualified and voters passed 2/3 initiatives in 2007, 2010, and 2012 -- each win bigger than the last.  The results were clear:  there were no tax increases in the legislative sessions following each ballot box victory (and the...

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Senator Pam Roach swoops in to defend I-1366 in court

Senator Pam Roach swoops in to defend I-1366 in court

Too many politicians think the initiative process is a spectator sport.  They prefer to sit back and wait to see how it all turns out.          That's not how Senator Roach feels about it.  She's not content sitting in the stands, she prefers to be on the field. ...

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Tim Eyman, the nicest dictator ever

Tim Eyman, the nicest dictator ever

  Published yesterday in the Olympian newspaper: Eyman opposes democracy and rule by majority vote THE OLYMPIAN, LETTER TO THE EDITOR, JULY 8TH, 2015 Eyman opposes democracy and rule by majority vote Tim Eyman is attempting once again to create a political system...

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