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Tag: soda tax


Tim Eyman follows the money

Tim Eyman may be as aggravating as hell, but he’s not dumb. The guy can spot a potential payday a mile away. How else to explain his rush to be first in line to oppose the raft of tax increases passed by the Legislature this week? As TNT reporter Jordan Schrader reported on Political Buzz, Eyman faxed documents to the Secretary of State just after midnight, before lawmakers had even adjourned.

You’d think Eyman would have enough work on his hands getting the restoration of Initiative 960 – which required a two-thirds vote by legislators to raise taxes –

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