Require bicyclists to be licensed and registered to be on the roads complete with a license plate clearly visible. And legalize marijuana already and tax it heavily. That alone would solve the budget shortfall and put it into a surplus.
I have never ingested marijuana or any illicit drugs, but you could help the budget by legalizing a fairly benign substance in marijuana as i-1068 would have done. The polling data is fairly neutral regarding this topic in Washington state. Both state polls I have seen show legalization favored by slightly over 50% though. You would be doing this in two ways. 1.) Not having to waste money on law enforcement, judicial ...more »