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Shane Suzuki

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Name: Shane Suzuki
Date registered: October 19, 2010

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  1. Pro-1107 Ad Falsely Claims State Targets Local Businesses — October 31, 2010
  2. Does Washington State Tax Groceries? Proponents of I-1107 Say So. We Say, Not So Fast. — October 27, 2010

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Oct
31

Pro-1107 Ad Falsely Claims State Targets Local Businesses

An ad by the Yes on 1107 campaign claimed that new taxes target in-state farmers and food producers while not taxing out-of-state companies selling similar products. According to the Seattle Times, this ad is misleading and creates an unfair perception of what the taxes actually do. In 1967, lawmakers approved a lower B&O tax rate… Continue reading »

Oct
27

Does Washington State Tax Groceries? Proponents of I-1107 Say So. We Say, Not So Fast.

According to a Yes on 1107 television ad, the State of Washington is currently imposing a tax on grocery items – not just candy, soda and bottled water – including foods made of meats, fruits and vegetables. According to the Seattle Times, this ad is very misleading about what is classified as a food or… Continue reading »