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WSU unveils 2016 Legislative Agenda

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WSU has just released its 2016 legislative agenda. Monday, January 11th is the kick off of the legislature’s second year of the 2015-2017 two year budget cycle.

This year’s 60-day supplemental budget session which focuses on annual revisions to the budget passed last year. The legislature is expected to adjourn on March 10th.

The university’s intentionally modest supplemental budget requests include establishing an academic program and associated research to support Western Washington Agriculture and $1 million to expand its network of Small Business Development Centers.

Priorities also include support for preserving investments to enhance college affordability and new policies to enhance administrative efficiencies.

To learn more about the requests and lend your voice in support, please log in as a member of WSU Impact. Not a member yet? Please join us today.

Visit your personal home page and click on current issues. You will have all the tools you need to learn more about WSU’s supplemental requests.

If you support WSU, in one click – you can take action and immediately send a support message to your state Senator and your two state Representatives, which will arrive in their inbox. Simple, easy, and effective.contact your legislator

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To see the entirety of the WSU legislative agenda: click here.

Welcome to the 2016 legislative session – make a difference, because you can!

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