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What passes for business ‘love’ in Idaho

Post by Brad Shannon / The Olympian on March 9, 2010 at 1:27 pm |
March 9, 2010 4:30 pm

Idaho Gov. Butch Otter has written a “love” letter to Washington and Oregon businesses, suggesting his state is open for their business if the other states’ politicians keep raising taxes.

Never mind all those potatoes and income taxes that so clearly mark our neighbor to the east.

Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire today sounded ready for a fight for businesses. The Democratic governor said she had a call in to the Republican state’s governor later today and is sending him a message that she’ll gladly go after his companies, too.

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