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Legislative Panel Recommends Changes to Mental Health Care

SEATTLE (AP) — A bipartisan legislative committee has sent a list of recommendations to the governor for improving Washington state’s struggling mental health care system. 104 more words


Death Penalty Repeal Bill Introduced in Washington State

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Monday announced a proposal to abolish the death penalty in Washington state. 773 more words


Former Rep. Moeller Still Seeks a Tax Hog Heaven

This blog has long said that former 49th Legislative District Representative Jim Moeller never met a tax he didn’t like. In fact, even he credits me with tagging him as “da Taxman” long ago on his facebook page. 844 more words

Clark County Issues

Inslee's Budget a Victory for Equitable Education

by Marilyn Watkins

Whether delighted or appalled at the outcome of November’s national elections, pretty much everyone agrees good schools are important. Every kid deserves a shot at opportunity, regardless of the color of their skin, the income of their parents, or the zip code of their residence. 948 more words


Toxic Waste to Farm to Table to Bank

connections to crimes and poisonings on a profitable scale
are hard to make on fully-leaded arsenic corn, cadmium wheat
and radionuclided potatoes



[VIDEO] Tacoma Police Shooting Homeowner Statement 

Debra Heine writes:

…Kristi Croskey owns the Tacoma, Washington, home where a domestic disturbance call resulted in a deadly police stand-off Wednesday. Tacoma police officer Reginald J. 188 more words


'A clear shot' - police kill suspect, rescue children

http://www.biphoo.com/bipnews/news/a-clear-shot-police-kill-suspect-rescue-children.html #BreakingNews http://www.biphoo.com/bipnews/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/A-clear-shot-police-kill-suspect-rescue-children.jpg ‘A clear shot’ – police kill suspect, rescue children
‘A clear shot’ – police kill suspect, rescue children:- A Washington state police officer responding to a domestic violence call was fatally shot and his fellow officers were still “taking fire” as they rem…