Occupy protestors are laying siege to Olympia, demanding that lawmakers close the state's $2 billion budget deficit by taxing Washington's richest residents. An income tax is out of the question for the special legislative session, but a pair of policy experts say there are other ways to make the 1 percent pay their fair share. MORE...
Wednesday, December 07, 2011
Memo to Olympia: "How to Close Washington's Budget Gap"
Keegan Hamilton (Seattle Weekly):