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Daily Archives: November 1st, 2013

Students reject Tim Eyman’s I-517 in mock election; overwhelmingly pass I-522

Excerpt: Today, Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman’s office announced the results of this year’s mock election, which is held annually in schools across Washington State. Students are given the opportunity to weigh in on ballot measures and key races for public office. The results don’t always portend the outcome of the real election, but oftentimes […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Elections
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Another week, another mass shooting… this time at Los Angeles International Airport

Excerpt: A ticketed passenger wielding a semiautomatic weapon opened fire at a Los Angeles International Airport security checkpoint and then proceeded into the airport’s Terminal 3, where he continued shooting until he was confronted by police, who then shot him, the Los Angeles Times is reporting. Patrick Gannon, the LAX police chief, said the gunman entered […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Breaking News
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