Bill Gates backs carbon fee measure I-1631 in Washington state

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/bill-gates-endorses-washington-states-carbon-fee-ballot-measure/

http://archive.is/EQeSu

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Washington State has second highest fuel taxes in the US (2017)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuel_taxes_in_the_United_States

http://archive.is/kUUw7

File:Gas and Diesel taxes.pdf

I-1631: Carbon Tax initiative

http://www.kirklandreporter.com/news/activists-begin-collecting-signatures-for-november-carbon-fee-initiative/

http://archive.is/hKMIl

Update: Will be on the ballot.

https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/washington/articles/2018-08-03/washington-state-voters-to-decide-carbon-fee-in-november

Update: Funding information

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/with-carbon-fee-measure-now-on-washingtons-november-ballot-campaign-money-is-rolling-in/

http://archive.li/QFIgN