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To keep business, Washington considers cutting alcohol taxes

OLYMPIA – In an effort to keep Washington’s liquor drinkers from heading to Idaho or Oregon for cheaper booze, some legislators are looking at cutting alcohol sales taxes. That could cost the state as much as $68 million over the next five years, according to one estimate, but a sponsor of the proposal said she believes increased sales and jobs would offset that.