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Washington job growth this year projected at 1.7%

Job growth in Washington is expected to reach 1.7 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 2.6 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 1 in Washington

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close one of its seven stores in Washington.

Analysis: Washington homeowners pay the 30th highest property tax rate in the U.S.

With an effective tax rate of 0.88 percent, Washington has the 30th highest tax rate among U.S. states and the District of Columbia, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

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