More Washington Articles

  • Pew survey data identifies which Americans need to be deported immediately

    The number of Americans who believe that the U.S. "stands above all other countries" has dropped to just 28 percent, a 10-point decline from three years ago, according to the Pew Research Center.

  • Mandatory Poster Agency sued by Wash. AG

    Ferguson OLYMPIA, Wash. (Legal Newsline) – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced a lawsuit on Monday against a business poster seller and its top corporate officers for allegedly violating the state’s Consumer Protection Act with unfair and deceptive business practices....

  • Washington faces difficulties launching legal pot

    SEATTLE (AP) — Pete O'Neil saw Washington's legalization of marijuana in 2012 as a path to retirement, or at least to his kids' college tuition. He's paid tens of thousands of dollars in rent on possible locations for a pot-shop chain, hired lawyers and picked out flooring. But now the...

  • Kures for Kids must pay restitution, penalties in Washington

    Ferguson OLYMPIA, Wash. (Legal Newsline) – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced a stipulated judgment on Friday against a Snohomish couple who allegedly claimed to be collecting funds for a charity before pocketing more than half of the money. Ferguson’s office filed...

  • 5 things to know about Washington legal pot sales

    SEATTLE (AP) — The nation's second legal recreational marijuana market is opening in Washington state next week, but it might not be what voters expected when they legalized the sale of heavily taxed pot a year and a half ago. Here are five things to know about challenges facing the industry:...

  • Washington high court takes up minimum wage issue

    SEATTLE (AP) — State, federal and local law may all play a role in the Washington Supreme Court's decision on whether a new $15 minimum wage law in SeaTac applies to airport workers, if the questions asked by justices during oral arguments Thursday are any indication. They asked such a broad...

  • Winning hearts and minds? Obama goes after 'climate deniers' from podium, again

    President Obama on Wednesday ridiculed those who question his administration's position on so-called global climate change, formerly known as "global warming," specifically accusing Congress of being anti-science.

  • UW report: school generates jobs, revenue

    LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming brings in some $130 million in revenue a year, spurs about $129 million in economic activity and sustains more than 2,200 jobs annually, according to a report by the university. Between research funding, business services, out-of-state tuition...

  • The hidden costs of raising the minimum wage

    Most of the debate surrounding the minimum wage has focused on the question of whether raising it destroys jobs. Conservatives say yes, liberals say no and both eagerly point to various economic studies to buttress their point.



From the Weekly Standard

  • David Perdue Wins GOP Senate Nom in Georgia

    Businessman and first-time candidate David Perdue pulled off what the Atlanta Journal-Constitution  calls a "political shocker" by winning the Republican primary runoff for the U.S. Senate in...

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  • Kingdom Come

    There are no copyrights on book titles. F. H. Buckley nevertheless shows remarkable audacity in borrowing The Once and Future King from T. H. White’s children’s classic, published in...

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  • A Glimpse of Our Health Care Future

    To what will Obamacare lead? If the administration’s health policies continue on their present trajectory, Obamacare will lead to some form of European-style single-payer national health system.

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