By Ian Northrip, Vice Chair, Pierce County Democrats TACOMA – As the Tuesday, August 2nd deadline to turn in 2016 primary election ballots approaches, the Pierce County Democratic Party encouraged Pierce County residents to participate in that election and to vote for its endorsed candidates. The Pierce County Democrats released their complete list of endorsed federal, statewide, legislative, […]
TACOMA, Wash. – Peter Buck of R.E.M. and The Beatniks are headlining a “Summer Celebration” fundraiser for Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist. This family-friendly event is Saturday, July 30, 2:00 pm, at the Point Ruston Grand Plaza, 5115 Grand Loop, Ruston. The suggested donation is $50.
In response to multiple and continued instances of use of deadly force nationwide, Washington for Good Policing is announcing the launch of their campaign to increase police accountability in Washington State by updating the language of the law to increase accountability in instances where law enforcement uses deadly force.
By Don Anderson, Lakewood, Washington Bruce Dammeier is the most qualified candidate for Pierce County Executive. While his opponents are truly decent people, Bruce is not a career politician. As a result, he has varied experience which makes him the best prepared to address the challenges of the job.
By Chris Anderson Words. It’s funny how words can lead you to believe one thing but actually might mean something else. Take for instance “Elected Experience”. You read this in every voter’s guide that is sent out to you before you get your ballots in the mail. I have always assumed it meant the elected experience […]
Kit Burns filed to run as a write-in candidate with the Pierce County Auditor. Kit is running in the August Primary – Pierce County Council District 4. Kit says remember to do two things – First, write “Kit Burns” and second, “connect the arrows” before returning your ballot.
FREE COUNTRY: We live in a wonderful country that allows citizens to participate in their government, political campaigns and to vote. I support and cherish these gifts of freedom. CHILDISH POLITICAL SIGNS: What I do not cherish is the juvenile grade school kiddie practice of posting campaign signs all over town. These signs are a […]
The South Sound Ronald Reagan Republican Club & Lakewood Republican Women will host State and Pierce County Candidates at an event on Thursday, July 28, 2016.
Senator Steve O’Ban received the endorsement of WACOPS (WA Council of Police and Sheriffs), a statewide organization of 4,500 law enforcement officers. “It is an honor to get the support of the men and women in law enforcement who put their lives on the line for our communities,” said O’Ban.
LAKEWOOD – Friday, June 10, 2016 – Thursday, Washington Communication Action Network (CAN) held a candidate forum for candidates running in the 28th Legislative District. The forum was co-moderated by Willie Nobles, a black man serving a life sentence at Clallam Bay Corrections Center and focused on criminal justice and gender equity issues. Nobles also […]