I received this email from Alex Ramel this evening. I read it, followed the link to Sandy Robson’s article on Searchlight Review and immediately knew this needed to be [...]
The Bellingham City Charter gives the City Council the power to fill vacancies in the council ranks but does not spell out the process.
2.06 Elected Officers - Vacancies
“A vacancy [...]
A very important, yet often overlooked position is on your ballot this fall. It is for PUD (Public Utility District) District 1, Commissioner 2. Why is it so important? Well, because the [...]
Update, Tue, Oct 23
Cliff Mass has posted a second article on why we should vote NO on I-1631. He is getting a lot of push back from liberals but they [...]
On November 6, Whatcom County voters will choose a new Prosecuting Attorney for the first time in 44 years. One candidate, Eric Richey, has been a criminal prosecutor in that office for [...]
Point Roberts has a resident population of 1,300. About half are registered voters.
Despite it’s small size and remote location, Candidate’s Night has always drawn an enthusiastic crowd of [...]
Democracy is not a spectator sport.
Jean Layton told me this last year when I asked her why she chose to challenge Roxanne Murphy, who was seeking reelection to the [...]
Mass shootings make the news on a regular basis - it’s hard not to look at yet another social reject violently expressing his (yes they are all men) pain [...]
Link to our Whatcom County Auditor and the primary election results.
Monday, Aug 13, update - 7 pm - Final Update
Skagit county counted 6,500 remaining ballots today - and still have 1,500 for [...]
First, a link to the Auditor’s web page of drop box locations.
Mailing your ballot on Monday, August 6, should guarantee a post mark of August 7 - election day - [...]