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Tuckered out

Congratulations, voters of Spokane County. You’ve just re-elected the most inept, do-nothing county prosecutor in living memory. So please, no more whining when he sits on his thumbs and decides not to make a decision when the next high profile case comes across his desk.

We may not always get what we want, but unfortunately we generally get what we deserve. Good luck.

Kevin Healam



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