“I know you are, but what am I?” Most of us outgrew the riposte about the same time we outgrew passing notes in class. Apparently, Donald Trump never did.
STA is requesting an increase in the sales tax at the next election. I live in a 55-and-over community. I called STA and asked if they are considering extending the bus service to our community off Highway 195. They informed me they were not considering a route to serve this area.
I read once that corporations and special interest groups expect $10 in return for every $1 contributed to political campaigns and I believe it. Cathy McMorris Rodgers receives approximately $3 million in such contributions each election cycle. That suggests McMorris Rodger's corporate and special interest supporters expect $30 million in tax breaks and other sweet deals in return for their donations.
Ammon Bundy, Ryan Bundy and six other armed occupiers of a federal wildlife refuge in Harney County, Oregon go on trial soon, and Ammon Bundy was quoted as saying "I was following directions from God." That source of direction would be hard to argue with, if it was true.
On Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, we commemorated a day 15 years ago that rightly lives in infamy. There is only one valid response to that act of war, and that is the indefatigable and dedicated pursuit of victory against all practitioners of state-sponsored terrorism. Iran, Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan are or were the four major players in that world. All of them should be conquered; their governments replaced with regimes friendly to the West.
Democracy needs a strong, independent and vibrant press that speaks truth to power and tells the stories of a community, both large and small.
It’s good that Trump has finally owned up, if way too late to make any difference. But one should keep in mind that the birther movement was racist to its core.
The Elway Poll's latest survey of Washington voters suggests Democrats could do well in the state on Nov. 8. Very well. In the presidential race, Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump ...
Four Palestinian friends who were injured during conflicts walk by the sea at Gaza's small fishing harbor Monday. Fighting left thousands of people with disabilities or no limbs in this ...
Here's a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal judge has approved a preliminary settlement between developmentally disabled Idaho residents and the state Department of ...