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Refusal to re-balance taxes hinders schoolkids

It’s day 23 of a second special session in Olympia, since legislators couldn’t agree to a state budget before the end of the regular session. Now they have only 16 days left until the new two-year fiscal term. It will

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Posted in An Inclusive Economy, Column, Educational Opportunity, K-12 Education, Progressive Tax Reform

Turns out that public schools are good for people without kids, too

From Miller-McCune: Few things ignite a community quite like this question: if you don’t have children in the local public schools, should you have to help pay for those schools? Tax exemptions for specific demographic groups like senior citizens, for example,

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Posted in An Inclusive Economy, Educational Opportunity, Funding Public Services
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