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February 14, 2013 at 7:00 AM

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Family-leave law should be repealed

Where are Washington’s priorities?

We seem to have no qualms about tearing down the Kingdome or Husky Stadium so that the taxpayers can foot the bill for rebuilding the stadiums with luxury skyboxes for the uber-wealthy, but we can’t afford family leave [“State should repeal family-leave law,” Opinion, Feb. 12].

Makes a lot of sense until you think about it.

--Jim Cronin, Mukilteo

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makes about as much sense as the Times suggesting we repeal the currently-unfunded bill... MORE
Penny wise, pound foolish. The penny usually wins because it's shiny and can be seen. ... MORE
Good letter. Of course we can afford to transfer the public's wealth to the extreme... MORE

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