Eye On Olympia archive for June 2007

TUESDAY, JUNE 26, 2007

One of these things is not like the others...

A few headlines from the latest edition of the state Department of Corrections in-house newsletter:-"Todd Wiggs Receives WSU Criminal Justice Award"-"DOC Wastewater Facilities Earn Perfect Scores from the Department of Ecology" -and "Littlerock Elementary School Kids Send Big Thanks to CCCC"Then comes this item:-"Inmate’s Badly...

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MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2007


TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2007

FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2007

Meanwhile, in the other Washington...

Poo in the Senate, perhaps as a protest...Witnesses said they couldn’t believe that a single culprit could have produced the volume of poo present or that a person could have, well, deposited it the normal way without attracting attention. Several witnesses speculated it had been...

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More beans to count...

State revenue forecaster Chang Mook Sohn now predicts that an extra $484 million will roll into state coffers over the next two years.The state's economy "continues to outperform the U.S. economy" particularly in construction and real estate, Sohn said. And despite his repeated cautions that...

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TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2007

FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2007


Also worth a read...

...is the Tri-City Herald's Chris Mulick's take on Eastern Washington being ignored by campaigning presidential candidates. Mulick takes particular umbrage at "campaign kickoff" non-events for campaigns that the print media's been covering for months:Of course, the candidates themselves play along as if it were fresh...

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MONDAY, JUNE 4, 2007

Gregoire on juvenile justice...

On Friday, the MacArthur Foundation announced that it plans to pour $10 million into Washington to try to spur effective juvenile justice reforms. Among the group's goals: less reliance on incarcerating kids and more on reforming them.Gov. Chris Gregoire, backed by Supreme Court Justice Bobbe...

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FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 2007

Short takes and breaking news from the Washington Legislature and the state capital.

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