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City Inside/OutSeattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a 18-year veteran of broadcast journalism -- all in the Pacific Northwest. From 2000-2011, Callanan was a reporter and anchor for Q13 FOX News. Over his career, Callanan has won an Emmy and has earned several other awards from the Society for Professional Journalists and the National Press Photographer's Association. He's the host of the Seattle Channel's award-winning public affairs programs: City Inside/Out and City Inside/Out: Council Edition.

City Inside/Out: Employee-Hours Tax?
City Inside/Out: Employee-Hours Tax?
11/10/201728:51

POLL: Do you support an employee-hours tax?

Should Seattle's highest-grossing companies pay a new employee tax to help solve the city's homeless crisis? The City Council is considering an employee-hours tax on businesses that gross more than $5 million a year. The tax would raise up to $24 million annually for homeless services. We hear from all sides on this controversial proposal.

Guests:
Maud Daudon, President & CEO, Chamber of Commerce
Bob Donegan, Seattle Historic Waterfront Association
Alison Eisinger, Executive Director, Seattle/King County Coalition on Homelessness
Kirsten Harris-Talley, Seattle City Council
Mike O'Brien, Seattle City Council
Jon Scholes, President & CEO, Downtown Seattle Association

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