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Might have bin confused

Let’s see if I understand this. The city of Spokane is spending about $6 million on new trash receptacles, but it can’t afford to pay for more police to put the real trash where they belong. Why am I not surprised?

Tom Stanton

Deer Park


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Editorial: Washington state lawmakers scramble to keep public in the dark

State lawmakers want to create a legislative loophole in Washington’s Public Records Act. While it’s nice to see Democrats and Republicans working together for once, it’s just too bad that their agreement is that the public is the enemy. As The Spokesman-Review’s Olympia reporter Jim Camden explained Feb. 22, lawmakers could vote on a bill today responding to a court order that the people of Washington are entitled to review legislative records.