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A couple of local business writers recently and independently published articles highlighting economic disparities in Washington. Their articles, read with another from California, underscore how the…Read more
Chief Executive magazine is out today with its 2015 "Best and Worse States for Business" rankings. Washington moves up one spot, from #33 in 2014 to #32 this year.The top five states are, in order: Te…Read more
According to Gov. Jay Inslee, lawmakers aren't close to agreeing on a budget. That's pretty much the news from Olympia today.Joseph O'Sullivan reports in the Seattle Times:...House Democrats and Senat…Read more
The following map from the Tax Foundation may be surprising, both in terms of the number of states that levy neither estate nor inheritance taxes and for the state with the top estate tax rate.The Tax…Read more
The Columbian reports on a study that state policymakers will want to read. A new study of the Portland-Vancouver region's economy spells out strategies for strengthening high-tech manufacturers, incr…Read more