Month: January 2022

County council chair trades barbs over petition

It seems Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring O’Brien’s ire isn’t solely for her fellow council members. O’Brien recently traded pointed barbs with Ed Hamilton, president of the Southwest Washington […]

Herrera Beutler suggests strategy to avoid bridge tolling

[caption id="attachment_7404" align="alignright" width="300"] Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, (Ariane Kunze/The Columbian)[/caption] The topic surrounding tolling the Interstate 5 and 205 is back at the forefront. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle […]

Can one pre-gerrymander?

During Clark County Council’s marathon 3.5 hour meeting Wednesday, county council chair Eileen Quiring O’Brien accused the county’s Charter Review Commission of gerrymandering “three sitting councilors into one district, thereby […]

Jaime Herrera Beutler addresses perceived police reform “craze”

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, introduced bipartisan legislation to continue funding to help support rural policing for 10 years yet included a biased spin on the matter. The Community Oriented […]

Jaime Herrera Beutler mailer claims police reform hindered investigations

Glossy mailers from Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, landed in residents’ mailboxes claiming that recent police reform laws prevented officers from pursuing and detaining the alleged killer of a […]

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