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Spin Control archive for May 28, 2014


Cover design for the 2014 Washington Voters Pamphlet, drawn by Talia Anderson of Port Angeles, a fifth grader at Dry Creek Elementary School. (Washington Secretary of State's Office)

State chooses Voter Pamphlet art

OLYMPIA -- Talia Anderson, a Port Angeles fifth grader, got a bit of a surprise when Secretary of State Kim Wyman showed up at school. She knew Wyman was going to speak to students Anderson didn't know Wyman was going to announce her artwork had…

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Govs send joint letter to feds on pot banking

OLYMPIA -- Governors from Washington and Colorado sent a letter to federal banking officials trying to get them to get a move on and develop rules for recreational marijuana businesses. In their joint letter (insert expected marijuana joke here), Jay Inslee and John Hickenlooper reminded…

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