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'Shameless Capitulation to Amazon': Seattle Lawmakers Repeal Tax Aimed at Tackling Homelessness
"There's a bargaining power problem here, and cities are on the wrong side of it," said one tax policy expert
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Last Year, Amazon Paid No Federal Income Taxes. Now, It's Trying to Kill a Local Tax That Aims to Help the Homeless
"This is what corporate power and oligarchy is all about," says Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
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As Larger Battle Rages, Washington Enacts First State Law to Protect Net Neutrality
"Momentum is building from coast to coast to #SaveTheInternet. Now we need the other Washington to act."
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Demanding 'Bold Climate Action,' Youth Rally in Washington State Capitol
"We need bold legislation that actually puts us on the track to 350ppm and climate recovery," says 16 year-old Jamie Margolin.
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For Failing to Act on Climate Crisis, 13 Young Plaintiffs Just Sued the State of Washington
"This is my state government's chance to rise up and take responsibility for their actions," says 17-year-old Aji Piper.
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As More Americans Rely on Charity to Pay Medical Bills, Local Seattle News Station Buys and Forgives $1 Million of Debt
KIRO-TV worked with a New York-based charity to buy the medical debt of 1,000 Seattle-area residents
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Because We're "Out of Time," Activists Storm Washington State Capitol to Launch "Climate Countdown"
"If we don't act now, our orcas and salmon are goners...and then we will be."
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Emergency Declared After Tunnel Collapse at Toxic Hanford Nuke Site
Personnel were told to 'secure ventilation in your building' and 'refrain from eating or drinking'
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Trump Administration Slapped With Lawsuits Over Blocked Energy Efficiency Standards
' By blocking these common sense standards, the administration is reversing progress in cleaning the air we breathe and fighting climate change '
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More States Sue to Block Trump's "Muslim Ban By Another Name"
"It's my expectation that we will continue to prevail, and certainly my expectation that the president will continue to respect the decision of the court"
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