Capital gains income tax background information
As we wait for the Governor’s 2021-23 budget proposal due in December and the 2021 Legislative Session, discussions of imposing a capital gains income tax continue to intensify. Since there appears to be some confusion about what type of tax this is and the motivations for it, here is important background information to consider.Read the entire blog
Badger Forum: Health Care for All
Watch WPC's Dr. Roger Stark participate in the Columbia Basin Badger Forum on Health Care for All and be sure to pick up a copy of Roger's new book, Health Care Policy Simplified!
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Farmworker narratives are not all the same
During a recent lull between variety harvests, a father and son with more than 50 years combined working at the same orchard near Wenatchee gave me some of their time to share their thoughts about working in Washington state’s orchards.
Dionicio, 67, and his son, Carlos, 37, have worked side-by-side since 2009, when Carlos returned to the rows of organic trees they tend together after working away from the farm he was born and raised on outside Orondo.Read the entire blog