As a Pierce County taxpayer, I have witnessed numerous actions by 31st District House candidate Shawn Bunney that were both irresponsible and inappropriate for an elected official.
In April, Bunney failed to notify the cities within his Pierce County Council district of pending legislation to form a flood-control district that would affect their budgets and bring a new tax to their residents.
I contacted the cities myself, and a dozen jurisdictions subsequently appealed the hastily enacted legislation. Did you know that your property taxes could increase another 50 cents per $1,000 assessed value under Bunney’s watch? He also reserved himself …