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Rental homes “disappearing” across Washington

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Podcasts

Focus 15 Episode 28 - How last year altered Washington's business landscape
Focus 15 Episode 28 – How last year altered Washington’s business landscape
In this episode of the Focus 15, TJ Martinell speaks with Washington Policy Center Small Business Director Mark Harmsworth about how last year has altered the state's business landscape.
Season 1 Episode 28
Focus 15 Episode 26 - Rob McKenna on the income tax lawsuit
Focus 15 Episode 26 – Rob McKenna on the income tax lawsuit
In this episode of the Focus 15, TJ Martinell speaks with former state attorney general Rob McKenna who is representing the plaintiffs in the lawsuit against the state's capital gains income tax.
Season 1 Episode 26
Focus 15 Episode 25 - Restore Washington
Focus 15 Episode 25 – Restore Washington
In this episode of the Focus 15, TJ Martinell speaks with Restore Washington cofounders Mike McKee and former state representative Cary Condotta about the organization and initiatives they intend to introduce regarding state taxes and government reform.
Season 1 Episode 25
Focus 15 Episode 24 - New tenant "protection package" may backfire
Focus 15 Episode 24 – New tenant “protection package” may backfire
In this episode of the Focus 15, TJ Martinell speaks once again with George Petrie with the Washington Business Properties Association about a new tenant "protection package" passed by the King County Council.
Season 1 Episode 24
Focus 15 Episode 23 - How water rights make or break local economies
Focus 15 Episode 23 – How water rights make or break local economies
In this episode of the Focus 15, TJ Martinell speaks with Rep. Keith Goehner (R-12) about how water rights work in Washington, efforts to change existing policies on it, and how water access can make or break local economies.
Season 1 Episode 23
Focus 15 Episode 22 - Is Washington's income tax here to stay?
Focus 15 Episode 22 – Is Washington’s income tax here to stay?
In this episode of the Focus 15, TJ Martinell speaks with Opportunity For All Coalition President Collin Hathaway about their ongoing lawsuit against the state's capital gains income tax and the likelihood of it getting struck down by the State Supreme Court.
Season 1 Episode 22