Politics & Government

March 31, 2011 12:58 PM

Labor to leaders: Close loopholes for 'moral budget'

The Washington State Labor Council and allies are marching on the state Capitol next week in a

wave of rallies

that speak to a growing militancy against state budget cuts. The events are part of labor's demand that state lawmakers close tax exemptions and special rates for industries and businesses that aren't proven to produce jobs.

Here's labor's demand letter

sent to Gov. Chris Gregoire and lawmakers on March 17.

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