Spin Control

FRIDAY, SEPT. 4, 2015


Shar Lichty, right, listens to Jim CastroLang reads the primary election results moments after they were posted, Aug. 4, 2015.  Lichty and other democrats were gathered at the Saranac Commons. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Lichty lashes out at Condon on budget 

For the second day in a row, Shar Lichty has released a scathing comment against Spokane Mayor David Condon, who she is challenging in November's election. Yesterday, she took Condon to task on the issue of police oversight. Today, it's about his budget proposal.

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Sunday Spin: Legislators balk at Supreme Court order 

OLYMPIA – With a significant part of the state in flames and entire towns being evacuated, this is no time to throw the word “crisis” around lightly. So it must be noted first and foremost that when the group that runs the state Senate invoked the “C” word Friday, they mean a crisis of a more theoretical nature.

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FRIDAY, AUG. 21, 2015

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 19, 2015

TUESDAY, AUG. 18, 2015

GET sales suspended for up to 2 years

OLYMPIA -- The state will suspend sales of GET units for as long as two years as the board overseeing the college tuition program wrestles with the downside of what many lawmakers touted as a major benefit of the last session: Lower tuition at state colleges.

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