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Name change

In light of the president’s bellicose ramblings and his alienating most of the nations on this planet

perhaps the Department of Defense should revert to its original name: Department of War.

Ted Wert

Sagle, ID


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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.