King County Metro Transit asking for big tax increase as their money from sales tax revenue is increasing

King County Metro Transit asking for big tax increase as their money from sales tax revenue is increasing

King County officials have been crying poverty the last few years claiming they need to increase taxes to avoid making extensive service cuts on bus routes. John Carlson unveils the new data that says sales tax money for Metro transit has been increasing lately. So what gives? Also, KVI listener, Rick, is a 13-year King County Metro transit union bus driver and although he says he’s politically conservative, he calls John Carlson to urge listeners to vote yes on the April 22nd, special election that will increase car tabs by $60 per year to fund Metro.