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Gov. Inslee to go after corporate salaries, by using state agency (Getty Images)
Gov. Inslee to go after corporate salaries, by using state agency (Getty Images)
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Gov. Inslee Asks State Agency to Address “Income Equality”

Critics are saying this is his most progressive, boldest move towards redistribution of wealth. No wonder the story broke on a Friday, when most people won't be paying attention.

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Washington State Could Raise Minimum Wage to $13.50

A coalition of workers and union members in Washington state are proposing that the state incrementally raise the minimum wage beginning in 2017 to $13.50 per hour.

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New poll says WA voters want super majority requirement for tax increases (Getty Images)
New poll says WA voters want super majority requirement for tax increases (Getty Images)
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Poll Says WA Citizens Favor 2/3 Majority for Tax Increases

According to the prestigious Washington Policy Center, most Washington residents favor a super majority when it comes to raising taxes.

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Tri-Cities Real Estate Market HOT HOT HOT

2015 was an excellent year for real estate in the Tri-Cities. Homes sales were at a 10 year high as far as volume with a record 3,619 homes sold.

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Pasco official arrested for embezzlement (KNDU-TV)
Pasco official arrested for embezzlement (KNDU-TV)
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Pasco Downtown Development Director Arrested for Embezzlement

Michael Goins was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon by Pasco police detectives after apparently what was a lengthy period of surveillance and investigation.

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Not enough winning teams for college bowl games this year (Getty Images)
Not enough winning teams for college bowl games this year (Getty Images)
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Glut of College Bowl Games Means Losing Teams Get Invites!

There are currently, according to the NCAA, (National Collegiate Athletic Association) 128 Division I (or top-tier) college football teams in America.  There are also 40 bowl games being televised this year. In what has to be an indictment on rewarding mediocrity, you only have to be 6-6 record-wise to be bowl-eligible. 80 of the 128 will be going to some bowl this season.

But this year, the NCAA has had to tweak that rule, because there's only 75 teams with at least 6-6 marks. Five more are needed. So what are they doing about it?

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Experts say retailers ahve burned out consumers (Getty Images)
Experts say retailers ahve burned out consumers (Getty Images)
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Retailers Have “Burned Out” Shoppers on Black Friday, Say Experts

According to leading researchers, market trends, and business experts, retail companies have only themselves to blame for Black Friday (and Cyber Monday) burnout.  Some predict 2015 to match 2014, when Black Friday sales dropped 11 percent over 2013.

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Are Black Friday and Cyber Monday obsolete? (Getty Images)
Are Black Friday and Cyber Monday obsolete? (Getty Images)
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Are Black Friday, Cyber Monday Outdated? Yes, Say Retail Experts

According to some of the nation's leading marketing and business experts, the idea of 'Black Friday' for in-store shopping, and 'Cyber Monday' for online shopping as the biggest of the year is outdated and no longer exists. And, according to data from last year, it seems to be true.

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Oregon fails, Washington close behind in governmental accountability (Washington State Legislative Website)
Oregon fails, Washington close behind in governmental accountability (Washington State Legislative Website)
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Oregon Gets “F”, Washington State “D”, in Government Integrity Investigation

According to a report published by Northwest Cable News, Oregon is one of -if not the worst- states in the nation when it comes to integrity by government officials.

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Should Seattle Public Library Spend TWO MILLION DOLLARS to Change Name?

The Seattle Public Library wants to spend $2 million to change the name to Seattle Public Libraries.

A "re-branding campaign" would include changes to the mission statement and logo to become more appealing in a corporate world...

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