Sen. Tim Sheldon named to Hunters Heritage Council Hall of Fame   OLYMPIA – State Sen. Tim Sheldon, D-Potlatch, has been named to the Hunters Heritage Council Hall of Fame for his advocacy for hunters’ rights statewide. The organization’s top honor is presented to elected and non-elected officials who go “above and beyond” in championing the rights of hunters. Sheldon is... Read More...
Hearings Wednesday on Sheldon bills that take a whack at tolling OLYMPIA – Hearings are set for Wednesday on two bills sponsored by Sen. Tim Sheldon, D-Potlatch, that aim to keep driving affordable for Washington’s 5.3 million motorists. The measures target Seattle’s plan to impose tolls on downtown streets and road usage charges currently under study by the state Transportation Commission,... Read More...
Sheldon bill would block Seattle tolling plan, keep driving affordable OLYMPIA – State Sen. Tim Sheldon has introduced legislation to block Seattle’s plan to impose tolls on downtown streets, calling the city’s war on the automobile an elitist threat to the entire state. Sheldon’s SB 5104, introduced Tuesday, would prohibit cities, counties and other local governments from imposing tolls, and... Read More...