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By Sydney Brown
WNPA News Service 

Mill Creek representatives support budget proposal

12% increase would fund health care, education, homelessness

 

Last updated 4/5/2021 at 2:06pm

Photo courtesy of April Berg

Representatives John Lovick and April Berg work together in Olympia. The two visited a recent city council meeting in Mill Creek and are both supportive of Democratic budget plans, impacting Mill Creek and the state as a whole.

Funding for health care, education and efforts to curb houselessness are promised in a $58 billion state budget proposal from the Washington Senate Democrats unveiled March 25.

"This budget reflects our values, helping people get through this pandemic, supporting local small businesses looking out for the vulnerable and working toward racial equity. It has been a tough year for all of us. I have (listened) to my constituents; I see them. And I want them to know that help is on the way," said John Lovick, D-Mill Creek. "This budget will rebuild our economy by putting people first. That's wh...



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