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Much unfinished business in Olympia

Study: Washington House Budget Proposal Could Kill 9,800 Jobs

If the House budget proposal is approved when the Legislature begins its extended session May 13,  there could be a laundry list of new taxes.

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Your next big business venture?
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Cannibus Institute Wants to Help You Make a Big Investment in Selling Pot in Washington!

If your Wall Street and stock returns are unimpressive you could always try selling marijuana.

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Kings relocation to Seattle unlikely
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NBA Says No to Return of Seattle SuperSonics

The hopes of relocating the struggling Sacramento Kings to Seattle took a big hit Monday.

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More time needed for budget in Olympia
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Washington Legislature Headed to Special Session Starting May 13 – No Budget Yet

They couldn't get it done, so Inslee is bringing them back.

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Inslee's stance on coal exports questioned by business leaders
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Tri-City Business Leaders Caution Gov. Inslee About Job-Killing Environmental Ideas

Gov. Jay Inslee has been politely warned by Tri-City business leaders his stance on coal trains and exports from Washington state could hurt jobs.

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climbing corporate ladder

5 Simple Steps to Getting That Promotion

It’s difficult to ask for and get a raise these days, and unfortunately it can be just as tough to get a promotion. We've put together a few simple ways to help you get that position bump you want and deserve.

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Underground jobs make up a big part of U.S. economy
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Is the ‘Underground’ Economy Keeping U.S. Afloat? Some Experts Say Yes

According to financial experts at CNBC, a  healthy "off the books" economy is keeping the U.S. from economic disaster. Simply put, the underground economy is people doing lots of small, temporary jobs -- or even regular jobs that are paid with cash -- and not recorded in any ledgers

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Suit forces T-Mobile to drop deceptive advertising
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Washington Attorney General Forces T-Mobile to Refund Customers

The Washington State Attorney General's office has gone after the big cellphone company over deceptive practices.

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Vista Field Kennewick
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When Will Vista Field Shut Down? Port Commissioners Meet Tuesday to Schedule

Last week, the Port of Kennewick voted to close down Vista Field and sell the land to potential developers. The facility had been losing thousands of dollars each year over the last decade. Now that the official decision has been made, commissioners will be meeting to finalize plans Tuesday, April 23 at 2 p.m. at the Commission Chambers, 350 Clover Island in Kennewick.

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5 Alternatives to Traditional Benefits You Should Ask About at Your Job

Running a business is expensive, starting with paying your employees' salaries. Providing benefits to those employees is even more expensive. But if a company wants to stay competitive and appeal to top professionals in its industry, or if it just wants to improve morale and reduce turnover, then it must provide benefits to employees above and beyond their salaries.

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