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Seattle News Now 3/02/18
Seattle News Now 3/02/18

Mayor Jenny Durkan is proposing a new "Seattle Promise" program to help more local students go to college. The City Council is considering a new employee hours tax, and other taxes, to raise revenue for homeless programs, while also voicing concerns over a natural gas plant in Tacoma. The governor has vetoed a controversial Public Records Act bill in Olympia. Plus, we're looking at classes for new citizens, some starry-eyed young scientists, and a new art exhibit, all here on Seattle News NOW!

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Hours Tax Recommendations

LNG Plant Resolution

Public Records Act

Citizenship Classes Seattle Public Library

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