Did the participants in weekend’s marches vote in elections?

My question: How many of Saturday’s and Sunday’s marchers have voted the…

 

Disagrees that state AG’s lawsuits are not funded by taxpayers

Regarding state Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s Jan. 5 letter to the editor…

 

Editorial cartoons for Tuesday, Jan. 23

A sketchy look at the day in politics.

 

Editorial: Judge rightly applies records law to legislators

As the very name implies, the Public Records Act, first adopted in 1972, applies to state lawmakers.

Harrop: Ansari’s ‘bad date’ shows problem of outing bad behavior

The comic actor has been smeared by an anonymous date’s charge that he ignored her “nonverbal cues.”

Linking test to graduation saps soul of students

I disagree that “ending the testing requirement for a high school diploma would be a disservice to all students.” (“Editorial: Don’t break the link between… Continue reading

Marysville voters should support both school district levies

Education is a great equalizer in a world in which children live in all varieties of socioeconomic situations, having absolutely no control over the circumstances… Continue reading

Milbank: Trump and the art of indecision

Trump appears to side with the last person he met with, complicating talks over the shutdown.

Robinson: Trump means whatever his people say he means

Will he sign a DACA deal if Congress passes one? Better ask his immigration hard-liners, first.

Saunders: With shutdown Democrats make error GOP made in 2013

In demanding DACA be included in a budget deal, Democrats show an inability to compromise.

Burke: This is not a false alarm; we are under attack daily

And the attacks — by tweet or edict — are launched from the Oval Office (or Mar-A-Lago).

Editorial cartoons for Monday, Jan. 22

A sketchy look at the day in politics.… Continue reading

Flights from Paine Field will trash air, property values

On behalf of the vast majority of the 20,000-plus citizens of Mukilteo, I would like say thanks, but no thanks to our former County Council… Continue reading

More information, please, on Everett schools bond

In February, I understand that citizens living in the Everett School District will be asked to vote on a $330 million bond issue. All i… Continue reading

Parker: Loyalty, not experience, is what matters for Trump

How did we get a drug policy official who is 24 and knows more about chia seeds than opioids?

Yes vote for Everett school bond invests in future careers

As a health care professional, I have seen first-hand, the growth and aging of our local population. We need to prepare for the future, and… Continue reading

Editorial: Don’t break the link between tests and graduation

Ending the testing requirement for a high school diploma would be a disservice to all students.

Commentary: A tip-credit would be more fair than wage hikes

The state’s minimum wage increase is working against many in restaurants. Here’s a better idea.

Commentary: Flu presents a moving target for yearly vaccine

While the vaccine’s effectiveness can vary year to year, it’s still the best way to avoid influenza.

Comments at Snohomish council dragging out meetings

11 p.m. That’s what time the Snohomish city council meeting on Jan. 16 ended, two hours past the scheduled end time. Why? Because of the… Continue reading