LISTEN: John Carlson Show, May20--8am hour

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KVI's John Carlson examines the coming payroll tax imposed by Gov. Jay Inslee and Washington Democrats for long term care insurance. The new payroll tax starting on January 1, 2022 will take money from paychecks for long term care but there are several reasons you may lose the insurance coverage that you were taxed for but don't get to use. (photo: Associated Press)

8am hour -- starting in 2022 all employees in Washington will be forced to pay a payroll tax on their wages for long term care, GUEST: WPC research analyst, Elizabeth Hovde, explains why you may want to opt out of a new WA payroll tax , if you make $50,000 a year you'll pay $300 a year in taxes that WA pulls from your paycheck directly, Hovde says the Democrats' new law is "giving people a false sense of security" about long term care, how and why you can opt out (but even the opt out has more government requirements), Sen. Bernie Sanders will force a Senate vote on the US selling arms to Israel, the Nigerian man arrested for the biggest theft in WA history has ties to a state government in Nigeria, a Harborview Medical Center doctor tells KVI why he agrees with the King County Public Health's mandate to keep wearing masks if you're fully vaccinated.

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