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Budget numbers add to the state's education funding conundrum.
Should the Democrats take the money and run?
We already know poor people in Washington get a bad deal on taxes compared to rich people here. Now comes the news that Washington's poor are even worse off than poor people in other states.
Carryn Vande Griend
A new report by the left-of-center Washington Budget and Policy Center concludes that a state rule, which voters could uphold in November, has harmed state residents and public employees.
Erica C. Barnett