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OLYMPIA -- Mike Fagan, Tim Eyman and Jack Fagan, left to right, try to file an electronic version of their new initiative at the Secretary of State's office Wednesday. The new system didn't work properly and they ended up turning in a paper version and paying the $5 filing fee. (Jim Camden)

Eyman, Fagans try new route to 2/3 tax votes 

Mike Fagan, Tim Eyman and Jack Fagan, left to right, to file an electronic copy of their new initiative at the Secretary of State's office Wednesday. After several attempts, they wound up submitting a paper copy and paying the $5 filing fee. OLYMPIA – Unable...

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TUESDAY, APRIL 9, 2013

Did the City Council violate City Charter? 

Last night’s City Council meeting boiled down a debate on the definition of shall. The Spokane City Council’s creation of 13 new public safety departments appears to violate the City Charter. But city attorneys insisted that “shall” does not always mean shall, at least not...

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WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3, 2013

SUNDAY, FEB. 24, 2013

How far is too far?

Mike Fagan’s response to criticism of the language in that e-mail is that he was not expressing himself as a city councilman; rather, he was expressing himself as a tax-fighting activist. That raises a question: Is a councilman, or any elected official, ever NOT in...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 22, 2013

Susan Fagan not the one slamming Inslee 

OLYMPIA -- Rep. Susan Fagan and Spokane City Councilman Mike Fagan don't share any constituents, but both do have voters in the Spokane area. And the Pullman legislator wants them to know that she is not the Fagan who called Gov. Jay Inslee a "lying...

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Condon weighs in on Fagan letter

Spokane Mayor David Condon has issued statement criticizing a letter signed by City Councilman Mike Fagan that calls Gov. Jay Inslee "a lying whore." “Words like this have no place in public discourse," Condon said in a prepared statement released this afternoon by the city....

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