What we got for Boeing’s $305M break

Commentary | May 4, 2016 | By John Burbank | Everett Herald

Legislative consideration is usually a slow and deliberative process, for good reason. The Boeing package was pushed through in a special two-day session, called for just that reason and paid for by the taxpayers of our state -- to the tune of $305 million that went to bulk up the stock buyback for Boeing shareholders. That is a disservice to the citizens of this state.

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