Transportation vote ignites Haler-Simmons state House race

Republican Larry Haler, of Richland, Washington, cast and unexpected “no” vote on Washington’ $16 billion transportation package in 2015, then offered confusing explanations for why he changed his mind. As he faces a reelection race for his seat in the state House of Representatives from fellow Republican Steve Simmons, Haler continues to defend the vote and his record.

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Charlotte police release dash- and body-cam footage of Scott shooting

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released body- and dash-cam videos of the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott on Saturday after days of mounting public pressure. In a press conference, Chief Kerr Putney said while the videos show no “absolute, definitive visual evidence" that the 43-year-old black man had a gun in his hand, other evidence from the scene does prove it.
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Charlotte police release dash- and body-cam footage of Scott shooting 2:22

Charlotte police release dash- and body-cam footage of Scott shooting

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Keith Lamont Scott's wife releases video of shooting 2:24

Keith Lamont Scott's wife releases video of shooting