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A draft report from University of Minnesota consultants recommends steps to improve "performance of Washington's tolled I-405 corridor."The Seattle Times reports on the what was bound to be the headli…Read more
The Economic and Revenue Forecast Council's latest monthly update continues the good news trend. Total nonfarm payroll employment rose 18,100 (seasonally adjusted) in September and Oc-tober, which rep…Read more
The Seattle Times editorial board offers clear, direct and blunt advice to Seattle officials. Seattle should abandon its costly and wrongheaded pursuit of an illegal income tax. A judge last month evi…Read more
There are always a few items we’ve read during the week that deserve more attention but don’t make it into our regular posts. So we bundle them for the Friday roundup. Here’s this week’s (and last wee…Read more
The Hill reports: The number of rural Americans living in poverty has skyrocketed in recent years amidst an economic evolution that has cost hundreds of thousands of manufacturing and mining jobs. U…Read more