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Spin Control archive for May 22, 2014

THURSDAY, MAY 22, 2014

McCleary attorney pans Legislature's ed report

OLYMPIA – Legislators’ recent report on how they will improve public education is so lousy they should be held in contempt, plaintiffs in the landmark case over school funding told the state Supreme Court. Maybe the court should levy fines, take control of the budget...

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Senate Dems to NFL: Change Redskins name

Maria Cantwell, Patty Murray and most other Democrats in the U.S. Senate sent the NFL a letter saying it's time to come up with a new name for the Washington Redskins. Cantwell followed it up with a speech on the Senate floor, urging the rest...

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