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TOM JAMES / The Associated PressMar 8, 2019
A bill passed by the Washington state Senate, but has yet to pass its House, would affect many of Amazon's Seattle-area employees. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
BILL BARROW and RACHEL LA CORTE / The Associated PressMar 1, 2019
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DAVID A. LIEB / The Associated PressDec 30, 2018
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The Associated PressAug 18, 2018
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PHUONG LE / The Associated PressJun 13, 2018
A tax on large companies such as Amazon, which was meant to fight a growing homelessness crisis, gets rolled back during a raucous Seattle City Council meeting. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
PHUONG LE / The Associated PressJun 12, 2018
The quick surrender—just a month after the City Council voted unanimously on the measure—shows the power of Amazon to rally opposition and aggressively push back on taxes at all levels of government. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
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