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- Washington’s Mass Timber Opportunity May 26, 2016The post Washington’s Mass Timber Opportunity appeared first on Washington State Wire.
- Regional Councils Prepare Workforce Plans for 2016-2020 May 25, 2016The post Regional Councils Prepare Workforce Plans for 2016-2020 appeared first on Washington State Wire.
- Finally A Primary. Why Vote? May 24, 2016Primary election Day, Sort of It’s a great day for Washington citizens. They get to have a primary. A presidential primary. It’s not Iowa, or New Hampshire or New York, but not just because it’s late in the spring. Don’t look for CNN or Fox News satellite dish feeds popping up at the Secretary of […]
- Today’s Top 3 International Stories: Syria, Libya & Uganda February 23, 20161) The U.S. and Russia have come to a decision on a ceasefire for Syria, which will include all warring parties except the two largest terrorist blocks, Al-Nursa and ISIS. Previous agreements to stop violence and provide aid have failed to stay in place. Sec. of State John Kerry said if the current deal fails […]
- Today’s (Late) Top 3 International Stories: Bahrain, Libya & Russia February 18, 20161) On Sunday, four American members of the press were arrested in Bahrain, while covering protests marking the anniversary of Bahrain’s 2011 Arab Spring uprising. Family members now report that on Tuesday, Bahrain released Anna Day and her camera crew after being interrogated. They have left Bahrain. The government claims the four participated in an […]
- Today Top 3+ International Stories: Egypt, Mexico, France Plus Syria February 12, 20161) In Egypt, thousands of doctors in Cairo turned out to protest after reports circulated that two doctors at a hospital in the capital had been beaten by police. It is not clear why the doctors were targeted, but it could be because they treated or sympathized with dissenters in opposition to former military leader […]
- SCOTUS Upholds Reach of Federal Gun Ban for Domestic Violence Convicts June 27, 2016The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld the reach of a federal gun ban on individuals convicted of domestic violence. The post SCOTUS Upholds Reach of Federal Gun Ban for Domestic Violence Convicts appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.
- Supreme Court Unanimously Clears Bob McDonnell of Corruption Charges June 27, 2016The Supreme Court vacated corruption charges against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Monday. The post Supreme Court Unanimously Clears Bob McDonnell of Corruption Charges appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.
- SCOTUS Strikes Down Texas Law Regulating Abortion Clinics June 27, 2016The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down a Texas law regulating abortion clinics, delivering a blow to pro-life advocates. The post SCOTUS Strikes Down Texas Law Regulating Abortion Clinics appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.
- Class Consciousness June 27, 2016In a reversal of stereotypes, “Democrats have become a party of the wealthy” admits Fredrik deBoer in the Washington Post. Meanwhile, Republicans–much to the chagrin of some Republican “elites”–have become a party of the working class. The Antiplanner was reminded of this when I saw a report saying that 29.4 percent of Americans were now […]
- Honolulu Rail More Boondoggly Than Ever June 24, 2016The Federal Transit Administration’s latest estimates suggest that the Honolulu rail line now under construction could cost nearly $10.8 billion, or more than twice the $5.1 billion originally promised. That’s the “highest possible cost” calculated by its estimation process, while the “likely range” is $7.2 to $8.0 billion. However, two years ago, the highest possible […]
- New York Subway: Success or Failure? June 23, 2016New York City subways have been in the news lately. A passenger thought they heard a gun, which lead to a stampede of people trying to get out of the Central Park North station in a case of what authorities called “mass hysteria.” Second, the Wall Street Journal reports that the number of reported gropings, […]