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Same news, different spin…

Rebecca Gourley is an intern/reporter with the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association. An article she wrote regarding House Bill 2306 was printed online in several newspapers – and the title for each of these articles referenced the tax consequences of the proposed changes HB 2306 would make to the Open Space Taxation Act.

— Preserving farmland may have unforeseen consequences for taxpayers

By REBECCA GOURLEY/WNPA Olympia News Service

www.northkitsapherald.com/news/244932011.html

— Preserving farmlands could mean more taxes

By Rebecca Gourley, WNPA News Service

http://www.goldendalesentinel.com/story/2014/02/12/news/olympia-news-round-up/3738.html

— Preserving Farmland May Have Unforeseen Consequences

By Rebecca Gourley/WNPA Olympia News Service

OLYMPIA — A pro¬posed change to a law aimed at preserving farmland and open space could result in higher taxes for some Wash¬ington property owners.

http://m.waitsburgtimes.com/news/2014-02-13/Opinion/Preserving_Farmland_May_Have_Unforeseen_Consequenc.html

— In the Journal of the San Juan Islands, the article was printed with the title “Proposal seeks to preserve, protect Ag land”, and the photo was a beautiful picture of a hay field.

Susan See/San Juan Island

 

 

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