user fees http://www.kplu.org en Enviro Groups Urge Higher Resource User Fees http://www.kplu.org/post/enviro-groups-urge-higher-resource-user-fees <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-952492.mp3</p><p>Lawmakers in Olympia are proposing to slash or even eliminate dozens of important programs and services, as they struggle to eliminate a nearly $5 billion budget gap.</p><p><a href="http://wflc.org/cases/salmonrecovery/Caucus">Environmental groups</a> are hoping to stave off what they say would be crippling budget cuts to natural resource agencies in charge of protecting water, air and forests. But with education and health care for the poor on the chopping block, they face a tough battle.</p><p> Tue, 15 Feb 2011 01:54:04 +0000 Liam Moriarty 794 at http://www.kplu.org Enviro Groups Urge Higher Resource User Fees