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Jim Camden

Jim Camden

Jim Camden joined The Spokesman-Review in 1981. He is currently the political reporter and state government reporter in the newspaper's Olympia bureau office.
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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14, 2018

TUESDAY, NOV. 13, 2018

Petition asks Trump to block I-1639

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 10:25 a.m.

A former congressional candidate wants President Donald Trump to keep Initiative 1639 from becoming law.

MONDAY, NOV. 12, 2018

SUNDAY, NOV. 11, 2018

SATURDAY, NOV. 10, 2018

THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2018


TUESDAY, NOV. 6, 2018

Voters reject carbon fee in I-1631

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:20 p.m.

Washington isn’t likely to levying a fee on crude oil and other fossil fuels to help fight climate change.

Cantwell wins fourth Senate term

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:49 p.m.

Democrat Maria Cantwell is heading back to Washington, D.C., for another term in the U.S. Senate.

MONDAY, NOV. 5, 2018

Half of Spokane County ballots already in

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 7:02 p.m.

With a day left to cast ballots in the 2018 election, more than half of Spokane County voters had returned theirs to the elections office, almost assuring a record turnout for a mid-term.

SUNDAY, NOV. 4, 2018

SATURDAY, NOV. 3, 2018

THURSDAY, NOV. 1, 2018

TUESDAY, OCT. 30, 2018

SUNDAY, OCT. 28, 2018

THURSDAY, OCT. 25, 2018

Washington Supreme Court upholds most of charter school law

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 9:23 p.m.

Charter schools are mostly constitutional in Washington, a divided state Supreme Court said Thursday, and one problem area that a majority of the court found can be split from the law to allow them to continue operating for some 1,000 students in Spokane.

TUESDAY, OCT. 23, 2018