Tag: NACo

16
Mar

Past President Blog

Past President Commissioner Obie O’Brien shares some insights about being the president of WSAC during the 2016 calendar year. Commissioner Blair Brady was elected in November to take over the role of WSAC President for the 2017 calendar year. The following was written by Commissioner O’Brien. As I look back over a very quick 12 months I am reminded how

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4
Dec

Senator Cantwell on SALT

Clark County, Vancouver, WA -United States Senator, Maria Cantwell addressed the citizens of Clark County about the importance of the State and Local Tax (SALT) deduction to middle-class families in Washington State. The current tax plan in the United States Congress does not include the state and local tax deduction. In October, WSAC’s Executive Board joined Governor Inslee in warning
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6
Mar

Delegation of 30 County Officials in DC Last Week

Washington D.C. (Feb. 27, 2017) – WSAC President Obie O’Brien and NACo Board Members Ken Dahlstedt and Blair Brady headed up a delegation of over 30 appointed and elected County Officials from Washington State at the 2017 National Association of Counties (NACo) Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.  Conference Attendees heard from national leaders on a wide variety of topics that

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