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Daily Archives: March 26th, 2011

Tim Eyman gloms onto another anti-red light camera measure – this time in Redmond

Excerpt: I’ve lost track of the number of times I’ve been asked (usually in conversation) what motivated me to create Permanent Defense more than nine years ago. Regular readers are undoubtedly familiar with the story of PD’s founding, because I’ve told it or referred to it many times over the years. The catalyst, of course, was […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Economic Security, Public Planning
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Costco to Washington State Legislature: “Have we got a deal for you…”

Excerpt: From: Costco To: Members, Washington State Legislature RE: Your financial troubles Dear lawmakers, As one of Washington’s largest publicly-traded companies, Costco feels an obligation to selflessly assist its state in weathering the ongoing fiscal storm that has had such a devastating impact on citizens and consumers alike. Last year the voters of our state rejected […]
Written by:Steve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Economic Security, Humor & Satire
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