Seattle Mayor Ed Murray proposes income tax for city’s ‘high-end’ households
Friday, 21 April 2017 () The mayor’s income-tax proposal came as surprise to many at the candidates’ forum, and seemingly to former Mayor Mike McGinn, who in launching his campaign this week had called for such a tax.
According to a lawsuit, Seattle mayor Ed Murray has raped drug-addicted, teenage boys. the plaintiff, identified as D.H., alleges he met Murray on a bus. Murray allegedly “propositioned” him for “private visits” at his apartment. D.H. says he was 15 and addicted to drugs at the time. He also...
Mayor Ed Murray’s soda-tax legislation led to criticism it was unfair because white and affluent people tend to drink more diet drinks. The mayor’s revised... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •bizjournals
Three Oakland City Council members who authored the city’s new soda tax Friday denounced Mayor Libby Schaaf’s proposal to funnel its revenue into the general... SFGate - USAlso reported by •Seattle Times