Anacortes City Council member Liz Lovelett was sworn in late Tuesday, Feb. 5, as Washington state’s newest senator, to represent the 40th Legislative District.
Members of the San Juan and [...]
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 [...]
Democrats think they can do it.
If only they can motivate voters to turn in their ballots in numbers comparable to a presidential election year, then Democrats say they can [...]
"KL what is your source for that supposed 1.5 to 2 degree C temperature decrease from a grand solar minimum? Scientists who publish peer-reviewed literature agree that this century’s solar [...]
Of Broken Roads and Re-invented Wheels
"As I read this I was waiting for the other shoe to drop. The biggest issue facing society vis-a-vis the police is systematic abuse and killing of black men by [...]
The Traumatization of Our Police
"Bravo to John Servais for not being afraid to express his independent thoughts, despite the inevitable blowback from his political cohorts. Too much groupthink in Whatcom politics.
More on Propositions 1 and 9
"A note to John and NWCitizen members: the Politics Blog at The Bellingham Herald will be shut down tomorrow—Thursday, Aug. 6. I am not authorized to talk about company decisions ([...]
Election Results - Aug 4 Primary