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
— Preserving farmlands could mean more taxes
By Rebecca Gourley, WNPA News Service
— 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.
— 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