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Daily Archives: June 10th, 2011

Tim Eyman reveals that his old buddy Kemper Freeman Jr. is bankrolling I-1125

Excerpt: When Tim Eyman announced a few weeks ago that he would be attempting to qualify a measure for this year’s ballot, we were immediately sure that he had convinced somebody to put up a lot of cash to hire mercenary petitioners (because Tim doesn’t do volunteer signature drives). On May 1st, I wrote the following: […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Open Government, Public Planning
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Alaska begins releasing Sarah Palin emails

Excerpt: Today, many emails from Sarah Palin’s partially-completed term as Alaska governor were released.  So far, nothing too embarrassing has come out, though the State of Alaska is still holding back many documents. According to The Guardian, approximately 2,358 pages are being withheld out of the 26,553 pages of emails that were identified in December.  The […]
Written by:Wes Murry
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Media & Culture, Open Government
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