View from the Interim

We are now in the interim—that period between two sessions of the legislature—a good time to do an assessment of the impending threats and the status of our defenses.  If history is to serve as a teacher we can surely anticipate that some legislator or some group working with a legislator will once again mount […]

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PLEASE – NO MONEY FOR THE COALITION

Evidently the LEOFF I Coalition has just sent out another fund raising notice.  I received several emails with questions about the Coalition yesterday.  I urge everyone NOT to donate to the Coalition. Here’s why… The Coalition does not represent anyone except their Board of Directors. Regardless of their claims, the Coalition has no members.  In […]

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SCPP Meeting 7/18/2017

Full Committee | 7/18/2017 10:00 a.m. House Hearing Rm B John L. O’Brien Building Olympia, WA Agenda: 1.  Approval of May and June Minutes. 2.  Retroactive Membership Changes. 3.  Military Service Credit: Other States. 4.  Overview of Plans 1 COLA. Meeting start time is subject to change depending on the needs of the Committee. For […]

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LEOFF 2 Board Meeting June 28th

June 28, 2017 — 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM Board Meetings held during the Legislative Session are conducted via video conference. They are intended to provide Board members with updates on legislative and administrative activities. Legislative Update Interruptive Military Service Credit Study Public Hospital District EMTs Budget Impacts Administrative Update DRS Rulemaking Outreach Activities Full […]

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RFFOW President’s Message | June 2017

by Richard Warbrouck As I write this article on June 11, 2017 we are approaching the end of the second special session on June 21, 2017.  State government will shut down on July 1, 2017 if they have not passed a budget bill. The problem is how to raise the additional three billion dollars in […]

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