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Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber “Dodges” Questions over Failed Cover Oregon – Video

Courtesy of Laughing At Liberals on YouTube,    a cameraman asked some tough, pointed questions of Oregon's governor as he was leaving a recent press event May 23rd.

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$15 wage already affecting Seattle businesses
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Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Already Killing Jobs – Even Before it Begins

Seattle business leaders - even some who supported idea - are now "terrified" of $15-per-hour minimum wage.  And there's an even scarier proposal that could move implementation way forward.

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Montana couples suing over same-sex marriage ban
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Same-Sex Couples Sue State of Montana over Gay Marriage Ban

On the heels of a U.S. District Judge striking down Oregon's same-sex marriage ban,  now four couples are suing the state of Montana.

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Cover Oregon investigation continues, expands.
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FBI Expands Investigation Into Failed Oregon Healthcare Exchange

A number of subpoenas have been issued in connection with the tanked $250-million-dollar project.

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Tim Eyman (center)
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Public Information Meeting Coming Thursday About Tax Hike Initiative – Tim Eyman to Speak

The Tri-City TEA Party invites everyone to attend this public forum, to learn about Initiative 1325.   Tim Eyman,  who has authored and pushed numerous anti-tax initiatives to the ballot box, will be the guest speaker. He will discuss his latest attempt to roll back taxes in Olympia. (Eyman is pictured in middle, courtesy of voterswantmorechoices.com).

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Yakima nearly doubles size of panhandling intersection ban
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Yakima Will Extend Panhandling Ban to More Intersections – Should Tri-Cities Follow?

According to the Yakima Herald-Republic,  a lot more intersections will be made off-limits to people begging for money.

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Former Gov. Gregoire wants big cigarette tax
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Former Gov. Gregoire Wants to Tax Cigarettes ANOTHER $1 Per Pack

The money would reportedly be used to pay for cancer research and prevention.

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4th District Candidate withdraws from race
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GOP 4th District Candidate Withdraws from Race

While she may not have received a majority of the votes in the past, Jamie Wheeler definitely made her voice heard in Southeastern Washington politics.

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You’ll Never Think of Ice Cream Trucks the Same Way After Reading This! [SURVEY]

A music researcher made a startling and disturbing discovery about ice cream trucks -- or rather the song that they play. It's racist. Really racist. So racist I can't go into detail.

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Estakio Beltran, Democratic Candidate for 4th District Congress
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Democrats Appear to Have Found 4th District Congressional Candidate

Based upon a recent round of endorsements, it seems Yakima-based Estakio Beltran is headed for the ballot battle in August.

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