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HB 1588 would mandate backround checks for ALL gun sales-public and private
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New Background Check for Washington Gun Owners Will Likely Be Decided by Voters

You heard about this bill when Newstalk 870 interviewed Benton County Sheriff Steve Keane.

House Bill 1588 would require universal background checks for ALL gun sales in Washington state.

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Could you soon have to pay sales tax on internet purchases?
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Congress Considering New Sales Taxes for Internet Purchases

Endorsed by the National Retail Foundation and the Retail Industry Leaders Association, the Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 would slap a sales tax on your online purchases.

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Does The Mid-Columbia Need a New Aquatic Center? [POLL]

The decision will now go to voters for a regional aquatic center.

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New Bill Would Force Online Retailers to Collect Sales Tax — Dollars and Sense

Online shoppers often cite the convenience of purchasing items from web retailers like Amazon, but another perk to cyber shopping is that buyers often don’t have to pay sales tax.

Thanks to a congressional bill, though, that could soon change.

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Should Soda and Other Sugary Drinks Be Taxed? — Survey of the Day

Much like cigarettes and alcohol are taxed, there is a movement afoot to levy similar charges on soda and other sweetened beverages.

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Gregoire’s Sales Tax Proposal Could Face Stiff Opposition

One of the efforts proposed by Govenor Gregoire to help offset the billion dollar budget shortfall in Olympia would be a temporary sales tax.  History has shown WA  voters don't usually agree.

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Gregoire Pushing Sales Tax Increase-Says It’s “Temporary.”

In an effort to stave off a 1.4 billion dollar budget shortfall, Gov. Gregoire wants to implement a "temporary" sales tax to bring in 830 million to offset the defecit.

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