Tax fatigue signaled by two influential King County Democrats

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Seattle and King County political activists have adopted this "Tax The Rich" slogan over the last decade but a pair of prominent Democrats in Seattle are both taking action to bring some taxpayer accountability to local government. ( Mural painting in San Francisco, CA photo credit: WikiCommons).

Two Democratic Party elected officials in King County are pumping the brakes on tax hikes and taxpayer burdens. KVI's John Carlson interviews King County Assessor, John A. Wilson, about his concerns on the over-reliance on property taxes on the day after the King County Council budget chair quashes a possible sales tax hike supported by King County Executive Dow Constantine.

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