Stories tagged: Susan Fagan
Tue., Aug. 4, 2015, 8:57 p.m.
Dye likely will face Democrat for state House seat
Voters in the legislative district south of Spokane may end up with two parties to consider in the battle to replace state Rep. Susan Fagan, who resigned in May.
Fri., July 24, 2015
Three vie to represent Washington’s 9th District
Candidates hoping to represent southeastern Washington’s 9th Legislative District include an incumbent who was appointed just 10 weeks ago, a former sheriff of nearly three decades, and a 76-year-old Democrat …
Fri., June 19, 2015
Former Rep. Susan Fagan settles ethics complaint, reimburses state for funds
OLYMPIA – Former Rep. Susan Fagan has agreed to settle a complaint with Legislative Ethics Board that she repeatedly violated rules by receiving public funds for personal or political expenses. …
Sat., May 9, 2015
GOP activist fills Fagan’s vacated 9th District seat
OLYMPIA – Mary Dye, longtime GOP activist from Garfield County, will represent southeastern Washington in the state House. Dye, 53, was named Friday afternoon by commissioners from the district’s six …
UPDATED: Fri., May 8, 2015, 8:30 p.m.
County leaders pick Mary Dye to replace Susan Fagan in state House
OLYMPIA –Mary Dye, longtime GOP activist from Garfield County, will represent southeastern Washington in the state House.
Wed., May 6, 2015
GOP officers to pick nominees to replace ex-Rep. Susan Fagan
Republican activists in southeast Washington could choose tonight from among as many as 10 possible candidates to nominate three replacements for former Rep. Susan Fagan. The Pullman legislator resigned Friday …
Fri., May 1, 2015
Rep. Fagan officially resigns her seat
OLYMPIA – Rep. Susan Fagan delivered a letter to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee officially resigning her 9th District seat as of today. Fagan, R-Pullman, announced her resignation Wednesday in the …
Thu., April 30, 2015
Rep. Susan Fagan accused of ethics violations, resigning
OLYMPIA – Rep. Susan Fagan faces ethics violations that House officials have deemed “extremely serious” and will resign Friday. Fagan, a Pullman Republican, is accused of inflating mileage reports to …
Fri., May 23, 2014
Legislature’s school funding report to high court blasted
OLYMPIA – A recent report by Washington legislators on how they will improve public education is so lousy they should be held in contempt, plaintiffs in the landmark case over …
Thu., June 23, 2011
Highway 27 from Tekoa to Rockford designated Scenic Byway
Rockford Mayor Micki Harnois hopes that the new designation of Highway 27 from Rockford to Tekoa as a scenic byway will help boost businesses and tourism in her small south …
Fri., March 11, 2011
Town hall meetings Saturday
There’s a break in the Washington legislative action this weekend, so several Spokane-area senators and representatives will be back in their home districts to hold town hall meetings. The break …
Thu., Jan. 6, 2011
Gregoire proposes new schools office
OLYMPIA – All of Washington’s education systems and programs, from preschool through graduate degrees at universities, should be working together and overseen by a single office, Gov. Chris Gregoire said …
Tue., Nov. 3, 2009, 9:49 p.m.
Spokane voters lean toward change in 2 council districts
Voters in two of Spokane’s three City Council districts appear to want change.
Sat., Oct. 10, 2009
Our primary picks stand for Nov. 3 general vote
The commentaries below summarize endorsement positions taken by The Spokesman-Review’s editorial board before the Aug. 18 primary that remain applicable for the Nov. 3 general election. The full editorials can …
Fri., July 24, 2009
Five-way primary in 9th District
How Republican is Washington’s 9th Legislative District? It’s so Republican that a five-way primary for a rare midterm election features four Republicans and one Democrat who ran three years ago …
Thu., March 12, 2009
Bill protects people living in their RVs
OLYMPIA – In a sign of the times, Washington’s House of Representatives recently passed a bill that would ban cities and counties from barring recreational vehicles from mobile home parks. …