Washington’s tax system sorely needs a makeover

Commentary | July 23, 2008 | By Marilyn Watkins | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

We could get through this economic downturn like the last one, by cutting children's health insurance, short-changing teachers, and spending down the rainy day fund. Or we could raise taxes. The trouble is that most of our state taxes fall hardest on working families already struggling to pay the bills.

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