wa–carbon initiative

Washington coalition to push carbon-pricing ballot measure

SEATTLE (AP) - A coalition of environmental, social justice and other groups are moving forward with plans to bring a carbon-pricing ballot measure to Washington voters in November.Aiko Schaefer says the groups plan to file a proposed carbon-pricing initiative with the secretary of state on Friday.The move comes a day after Gov. Jay Inslee and the prime sponsor of a carbon tax bill said there weren't enough votes to pass the measure out of the state Senate.