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Prosecutor says pending budget cut will 'disrupt justice'

San Juan County Prosecuting Attorney Randall K. Gaylord announced that budget cuts in in March 2012 will force him to lay offthe one deputy prosecutor handling misdemeanors from full-time to about half-time. 19 more words


Department of Defense is Paying for "Acts of Patriotism?"

We’ve all been to a sporting event of some kind, and felt that pang of pride in our gut when the National Anthem plays, and our service members take part in some kind of patriotic display. 577 more words

Military Families

The 2015 CHALENG Survey

2015 CHALENG survey on Veterans Homelessness is open. Veterans, Community, Partners, VA Staff

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Déjà Vu

It seems like every year we have to brace ourselves for a shock to the market because our politicians are acting like… politicians! Let’s briefly review the past few years. 624 more words


King County Bus Riders, Brace Yourselves

In blocking a vote on a transportation package before the Washington State Legislature adjourned this weekend, Senate Republicans led by Rodney Tom utterly failed anyone who rides the bus—or drives through or around—King County. 36 more words


Ending Family Homelessness

The House Operating Budget fully funds all these programs and adds a new program called “Ending Family Homelessness” which aims to end homelessness for households with children who are unsheltered or living in shelters and motels.

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Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)

Many thousands more are living in deep poverty and paying more than they can afford for rent, leaving them extremely vulnerable to homelessness.

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