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Public health emergency declared over measles near Portland, Oregon

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 25, 2019 at 7:00am 1/25/2019 at 7:00am
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A public health emergency has been declared in Clark County, Washington, which is near the border of Oregon and close to Portland. The declaration is a result of an ongoing measles outbreak.

According to the latest update from the county’s Department of Health, 23 cases of measles have been confirmed and health...

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Washington State Legislators Criticize Gonzaga U. for Refusing to Let Ben Shapiro Speak

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at 8:00am 12/26/2018 at 8:00am
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What are these administrators so afraid of? How does it hurt the school to let Shapiro speak?

The Washington Examiner reports:

Twenty Washington state legislators denounce Gonzaga’s refusal to let Ben Shapiro speak

Gonzaga University has drawn the ire of 20 Washington state legislators in the form of a jointly signed letter for the...

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Washington State Women’s March Closing Due to Anti-Semitism at National Organization

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 17, 2018 at 9:00am 12/17/2018 at 9:00am
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Washington state’s Women’s March chapter has decided to close due to leaders at the national level expressing anti-Semitic views and associating with anti-Semites like Louis Farrakhan. From The Spokesman-Review:

Angie Beem, a Spokane Valley resident who served as board president of Women’s March Washington, announced the dissolution of the state group on...

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Scientist at U. Washington Bullied for Disagreeing With Activists on Carbon Tax

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 14, 2018 at 12:00pm 12/14/2018 at 12:00pm

The supposed party of science will even go after scientists if they step out of line.

The Daily Caller reports:

Exclusive: Scientists Bullied by University of Washington Faculty, Students for Climate Change Heresies Speaks Out

Climate scientist Cliff Mass is speaking out against “academic political bullying”...

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College Seeks Vice President of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion for $130K

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 14, 2018 at 10:00am 12/14/2018 at 10:00am

Not only are more schools adding this pointless role to their administrations, they’re paying big money for it. Why?

Campus Reform reports:

College doles out $120k to ‘eradicate equity gaps’

A Washington State college is offering $120,000 to $130,000...

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D.C. Conservative Radio Station WMAL Evacuated Due to Suspicious Package

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 5:02pm 10/25/2018 at 5:02pm

Washington, DC, radio station WMAL evacuated the building after it received a suspicious package.

In case you don’t know, this station airs radio shows hosted by conservative people like Rush Limbaugh, Mark Levin, and Larry O’Connor.

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Ben Carson to Tackle Burdensome Zoning Regulations That “stymie” Development in Areas Most in Need

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 2:00pm 8/14/2018 at 2:00pm

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Ben Carson announced on Monday that he wants to revise housing regulations from President Barack Obama’s administration to address zoning regulations. Burdensome zoning laws have caused housing costs to skyrocket in many parts of the country.

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Seattle’s Homeless Problem Highlighted In Letter To Convention Leaders

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 7:30pm 6/16/2018 at 7:30pm
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Seattle’s latest attempt to tax its way out of its severe homeless problem failed when Amazon and Starbucks pushed back against the city’s “head tax.”  We’ve chronicled other efforts Seattle has made to generate revenue.

Whatever they are doing to address the city’s homeless problem is not working as evidenced by the...

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Pressure From Amazon, Starbucks Causes Seattle to Scrap Corporate ‘Head Tax’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 6:00pm 6/13/2018 at 6:00pm
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Less than a month after they passed it, Seattle’s city council voted to repeal the corporate head tax after facing legitimate pressure from companies like Starbucks and Amazon.

The tax would have forced companies that make “more than $20 million a year pay an annual $275 tax per employee.” The council predicted...

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Evergreen State to Keep ‘Day of Absence’ of White People Event

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 11:00am 5/17/2018 at 11:00am

Last year, all hell broke loose on the campus of Evergreen State College in Washington state when Professor Bret Weinstein refused to participate in a campus event which would have barred white people from campus for one day. Now they’re at it again.

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Report: Washington State Issues Emergency Driver License Rule To “Foil” ICE

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 3:30pm 1/27/2018 at 3:30pm
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As the open-borders agenda of the left finally sees the light of day, it’s not surprising to learn that blue cities and states are no longer solely committed to refusing to work with ICE.  They are now actively working against federal immigration law and policy, even going so far as to...

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Federal Worker Pay About to Rival Compensation of Senators

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 8:00am 12/27/2017 at 8:00am

Working for the government has become very lucrative. In fact, some federal workers are inching very close to the same pay enjoyed by United States senators. Is this the way it was supposed to be?

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Amtrak Train Derails Near Seattle Onto Highway on First Day of New Route

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 18, 2017 at 11:28am 12/18/2017 at 11:28am
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Amtrak Train 501 derailed in Seattle onto the I-5 Freeway this morning on the first day of the new route. First responders have announced they are treating the accident as a mass casualty.

Authorities have announced “

BREAKING: "Multiple injuries and fatalities" reported after "massive" Amtrak derailment near Tacoma, Washington – officials https://t.co/lwt8DMCRtP

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“>multiple injuries and casualties” from the accident.

Not much information is available right now, but people have posted videos and images on Twitter.

 
 
 

Judge makes critical ruling in Washington Bikini Barista case

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 2:30pm 12/6/2017 at 2:30pm
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Despite its status as a blue state, a special set of entrepreneurs have figured out how to market one of Washinton’s iconic products: Coffee.

Perhaps inspired by the “Hooters” model for chicken wings, scantily clad women serve up delicious caffeinated drinks and a smile. The successful business model, however, was drawing concerns...

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Judge Rules Against Seattle’s Tax on the Wealthy

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 2:00pm 11/25/2017 at 2:00pm
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Any discussion of tax reform shifts quickly to “tax the rich” with avowed socialist Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Sanders wannabe Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) at the forefront of the Democrat 2020 presidential hopeful pack.  There are numerous problems with this philosophy, not the least of which is that it’s a...

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Navy Admits Flight Crew Drew Obscene Skydrawings in Washington Sky

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 17, 2017 at 12:00pm 11/17/2017 at 12:00pm
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Those in charge at the Naval Air Station on Whidbey Island along the Washington state coast admitted that one of their aircrafts drew a picture of a penis in the sky. From The Spokesman-Review:

Okanogan residents told The Spokesman-Review that they saw the male genitalia deliberately being drawn in the skies above...

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New Bill Would Forgive Student Debt for Residents of Washington DC

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 10:30am 10/5/2017 at 10:30am

It’s like the Hunger Games. People who live in the city of power get special perks.

The Daily Caller reports:

Student Loan Debt Could Be Forgiven For DC Residents

Up to five years of student loan debt could be forgiven for Washington, D.C. residents, if a bill introduced Tuesday by a council member...

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