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April 18, 2013 12:00 AM

Proposed state tax increase threatens cargo and jobs

The Port of Tacoma has played an important role in our community for almost a century. Our natural deep-water port is a magnet for global trade and a significant economic driver within our state. The port is one of the pillars by which we have built our city and county. Our state receives enormous economic benefits that come from being a big-time center for cargo logistics.

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