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House votes 86-6 to approve $588M in cuts

Post by Brad Shannon / The Olympian on Dec. 11, 2010 at 2:27 pm |
December 11, 2010 3:45 pm

The state House approved a $588 million package of emergency spending cuts today on a rare bipartisan budget vote of 86-6 in Olympia.

Republican Reps. Mike Hope of Snohomish County and Glenn Anderson of Fall City were the lone members of their party to oppose it. Democratic Rep. Brendan Williams of Olympia was joined by Reps. Christine Rolfes of Kitsap County, Dawn Morrell of Puyallup and Geoff Simpson of Covington in also voting no.

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