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  • Washington state unions plan to negotiate for competitive pay

    Gov. Jay Inslee's labor team will be spending the summer negotiating with more than 25 unions that represent state employees.

  • Capitol's Statuary Hall celebrates nation's evolving history

    This week celebrates the 150th anniversary of the National Statuary Hall, the former House chamber turned into a de facto museum.

  • 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:...

  • 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.

From the Weekly Standard