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Offering commentary and analysis from Washington, Oregon, and Idaho, The Cascadia Advocate is the Northwest Progressive Institute's unconventional perspective on world, national, and local politics.

Daily Archives: November 13th, 2012

Occupy offshoot launches “Rolling Jubilee”

Excerpt: Last week an offshoot of Occupy Wall Street launched Rolling Jubilee, a new project billed as “a bailout for the 99%”. The project, which has been generating considerable interest in the financial press, aims to help out ordinary Americans by purchasing and abolishing their debt. It’s a novel idea: Banks sell debt for pennies on […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Economic Security
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U.S. Representative Suzan DelBene sworn into office as our newest member of Congress

Excerpt: All of us at NPI would like to extend our warmest congratulations to our good friend Suzan DelBene, who, as of today, is the newest member of Congress from the great state of Washington, succeeding our governor-elect. Suzan, as most readers likely know, was easily elected to serve out the remainder of Jay Inslee’s term […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Breaking News, Elections, Public Service
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