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Greg Jayne

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Jayne: A look at capital-gains tax proposal, dark side and all

By Greg Jayne May 24, 2015 6 a.m.

At the risk of revealing more than I should about the enormous financial windfall that comes with being a journalist, I'll let you in on a secret — a proposed capital-gains tax in Washington would not apply to me.

Jayne: Where will we grow our next generation of giants?

By Greg Jayne May 17, 2015 6:01 a.m.

The question, really, is where the next generation of giants will come from.

Jayne: Sports world proves playing by the rules isn't kid stuff

By Greg Jayne May 10, 2015 6:01 a.m.

Ostensibly, they are about sports. About fun and games. About life's relatively insignificant diversions.

Jayne: McIntire's state income tax idea is worth talking about

By Greg Jayne April 26, 2015 6 a.m.

We'll concede this much: Jim McIntire knows more about taxes and income and finances than I do. At least I hope he does, considering that he is the state treasurer and has a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Washington.

Jayne: Over-watching children leaves society with black eye

By Greg Jayne April 19, 2015 6:01 a.m.

It could have been me. And my wife. And our two boys, ages 11 and 6.

Jayne: It's tough to give a hoot about this blast from the past

By Greg Jayne April 12, 2015 6:01 a.m.

It is, as they say, like déjà vu all over again. Like an updated version of "Back to the Future." Like the 1980s have returned — minus the leg warmers.

Jayne: Lawmaker’s attempt to sully Obamacare backfires

By Greg Jayne April 5, 2015 6 a.m.

In the annals of ideas poorly conceived and disastrously executed, this was the political equivalent to the invasion of Stalingrad, the Chernobyl disaster or the introduction of New Coke.

Jayne: Turning the tables on ‘religious freedom’ law supporters

By Greg Jayne March 29, 2015 6 a.m.

‘You know what this does?” Biff asked, sipping his beer and waiting with quiet anticipation.

Jayne: Sense doesn't trickle down in supply-side economics

By Greg Jayne March 22, 2015 6 a.m.

It makes sense, doesn't it?

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