NPR.org—The companies funded opposition to the tax that would have raised money to help with Seattle's ongoing homeless problem. Critics worried about homelessness growing despite millions spent already.
Seattle Poised to Repeal Tax on Big Businesses After Protests From Starbucks, Amazon. Local lawmakers in Seattle are poised to repeal a new tax on big businesses after receiving major pushback from local businesses like Starbucks and Amazon. The post Seattle Poised to Repeal Tax on Big Businesses After Protests From Starbucks, Amazon appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.