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Daily Archives: October 12th, 2015

Spokane City Council adopts resolution opposing Tim Eyman’s I‑1366

Excerpt: Great news to share this evening: Moments ago, the City of Spokane put itself on record as opposed to Tim Eyman’s incred­i­bly destruc­tive I‑1366 by vot­ing unan­i­mous­ly to adopt a res­o­lu­tion urg­ing a NO vote by Novem­ber 3rd. The Coun­cil act­ed after hear­ing tes­ti­mo­ny from pro­po­nents and oppo­nents of I‑1366. League of Women Vot­ers of […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Where to watch tomorrow night’s Democratic presidential debate, the first of the 2016 cycle

Excerpt: Tomor­row night, most of the cred­i­ble declared Demo­c­ra­t­ic can­di­dates for Pres­i­dent (with the notable excep­tion of Lar­ry Lessig, who is being exclud­ed) will be gath­ered togeth­er onstage in Las Vegas for the first Demo­c­ra­t­ic pres­i­den­tial debate of the 2016 cycle. CNN is the Demo­c­ra­t­ic Par­ty’s media part­ner for this event, and will be tele­vis­ing the […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Scandal-plagued Tim Eyman churns out new email jeering at his growing list of opponents

Excerpt: A new work­week has just begun, and with it has come yet anoth­er elec­tron­ic Tim Eyman mis­sive den­i­grat­ing the oppo­si­tion, brash­ly pre­dict­ing vic­to­ry in Novem­ber for Ini­tia­tive 1366, and of course, ask­ing for mon­ey (“there are no lim­its on how much can be giv­en,” as Tim likes to remind his fol­low­ers in his boil­er­plate pitch). […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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