Login

ADVERTISEMENT

Seattle approves tax on large employers

photo.caption|escapejs

Photographs by AP/ELAINE THOMPSON

People pack the room Monday for the Seattle City Council’s vote on a per-employee tax on large businesses to help the city’s homeless.

After a weekend of high-stakes negotiations between Seattle City Council members and Mayor Jenny Durkan, the council voted unanimously Monday to tax the city's largest employers to help address homelessness.

This story is only available from the Arkansas Online archives. Stories can be purchased individually for $2.95. Click here to search for this story in the archives.

Log in to comment