The Spectator

Controversy stirs over Tax to Combat Homelessness Crisis

Sarah Haghi, Author

May 24, 2018

Homelessness is rampant in Seattle. The ever-increasing rates of people living on the streets, has also brought a rise in activism to lessen it. On May 14, the Seattle City Council voted to unanimously approve a head tax on companies making over $20 million annually. This means that over 585 companies in our city will pay $275 per full-time employee...

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