According to an excellent piece in the Washington Observer, Democratic Ways and Means Committee members twice blocked amendments to Capital Gains Tax proposal that would have made it far easier for citizens to challenge.
The title of the document is "Blueprint for a Just and Equitable Future," and it's 70 pages long.
Released Thursday by the Washington State Department of Commerce, this plan was commissioned by Gov. Inslee's Poverty Reduction Work Group; whose stakeholders (participants) include a long list of special interest, social activist, social justice and other related groups...
The money comes from a grant fund set up 7 years ago, however, some business leaders and officials believe that money could be spent on more topical issues--namely more marketing and assistance due to Pandemic.