Posted inElections

Washington’s once sleepy special election for Secretary of State is now on the media’s radar

In the 2022 Top Two elec­tion, incum­bent Steve Hobbs faces three Repub­li­cans — Kei­th Wag­oner, Mark Milos­cia, and Bob Hag­glu­nd, along with Pierce Coun­ty Audi­tor Julie Ander­son, who is run­ning as an inde­pen­dent, plus a con­spir­a­cy the­o­rist, Tam­borine Bor­rel­li, an unaf­fil­i­at­ed can­di­date named Kur­tis Engle, and one oth­er Demo­c­ra­t­ic can­di­date, Mar­quez Tig­gs, who is run­ning with­out mon­ey or par­ty support.

Posted inPolicy Topics

Pope Francis journeys to Alberta to apologize for “the evil committed by so many Christians against the Indigenous peoples”

With his state­ments, the Pope answered a 2015 rec­om­men­da­tion by Canada’s Truth and Rec­on­cil­i­a­tion Com­mis­sion, which called for account­abil­i­ty and apol­o­gy for the “spir­i­tu­al, cul­tur­al, emo­tion­al, phys­i­cal and sex­u­al abuse of First Nations, Inu­it and Metis chil­dren from Catholic-run res­i­den­tial schools.”