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LISTEN IN: City considers raising taxes without checking with voters

TODAY’S ENGAGING CONVERSATION: Reporter Abbey McDonald explains the Salem City Council’s intention to tax your pay without your vote. The city says it needs money to cover its costs – and grow city government. Her original story is HERE. And she explains how you can join a free history walk in Salem on Monday as part of the Juneteenth observation, as reported HERE.

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