Seattle, Komo, Corwin Hake discussed on News and Perspective with Tom Hutyler

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It's frozen banana. Just cracked. In touch that one. Frozen. Thirty two states now under snow or cold alerts in New York closing arguments. Start today in the trial of the accused drug Lord known as El Chapo, he faces life in prison if he's convicted you're listening to ABC news. Stay connected. Stay informed. Komo news ten to thirty four mostly sunny downtown, thanks for being with us. I'm Tom hutler. With our top stories from the KOMO twenty four seven news center. More of the Seattle area's most successful companies are sounding the alarm over the decline in middle income housing. Komo's Corwin Hake. With the update you'll recall Microsoft step forward. I two weeks ago company, president brand Smith pledged five hundred million dollars toward financing for middle-class housing and challenged other local companies to join the effort now regional corporate giants have attached their name to a report by a group called challenge. Seattle led by former Governor Chris Gregoire, Seattle members. Obviously what the entire region to be economically successful and to continue that success, but they fundamentally also. Want the region to be affordable to all families of all income? The Seattle times reports Costco, Zillow warehouse her and Expedia or among the challenge. Seattle companies now calling for policy changes to relieve the lack of housing proposals include new zoning laws to allow for more density. Another idea would extend low income housing tax credits to middle income projects. Corwin hake. Komo news. Seattle city councilwoman shabas. So art is leading an effort to stop the confirmation process.

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