Last week’s decision – or rather, lack of a decision – from the U.S. Supreme Court regarding President Barack Obama’s immigration plan serves as a rebuke of the use of executive orders. But equally important, it highlights the problems that are exacerbated by a do-nothing Congress.
It’s been exactly one year since Donald Trump convulsed America’s political pros and punditocracy in howls of hilarity when his rambling campaign kickoff speech veered into his now-famous vow to build his Trump wall across our southern border — and somehow make Mexico pay for it.
With the recent emotionally charged oil car derailment in Mosier, coupled with the request for Washington state to allow oil shipments by rail to Vancouver, there have been statements made that need clarification/correction.
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Recently I was at the Costco in Kennewick to shop. I was wandering around in the parking lot looking for my car, not watching where I was going. I stepped on an island by the cart return area, stepped off the curb and fell.
During my tenure on the Pasco School Board, I had the responsibility of making many decisions impacting the lives of our children and community. The most important decision, and the one of which I am proudest, was the decision to vote to hire Saundra Hill as superintendent.
The role superdelegates play in nominating presidential candidates has presented an ironic conundrum for political party activists, and it will be fascinating to see if this election season causes a change in either the Democrat or Republican camps.
It is difficult to understand what motives the current Democratic leadership. Those currently in charge of the Democratic party believe it is okay to disrupt the lives of hardworking, law-abiding American citizens who have made the coal industry their way of life for many generations. These leaders won’t even consider investing any funds into developing technology to make coal environmentally safe to save these jobs.
Joe Fain, a Republican state senator from King County, breaks down how Washington's veto process differs from Congress and the historical fate of bills that have come up against the governor's red pen.
Vetoes and how the Legislature can override them
Pasco Fire Department dedicates new rescue boat
Transmitters inserted into rattlesnakes for study
North Carolina quintuplets turning 18 despite doctors warning parents they may not survive