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Letter: State income tax, other reforms needed

  • Apr 5, 2015 at 8:00AM

Washington State has the most regressive tax system in the U.S. (Christian Science Monitor, March 2, 2015). Washington takes a "greater share of income from low and middle income families than from wealthy families."

 

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Letter: African American students’ meeting with police chief a success

  • Feb 22, 2015 at 8:00AM

In the wake of last year’s highlight on police killings of black men throughout the United States and last week’s news of a white police officer from Seattle arresting a 70-year-old black man for carrying a golf club, the students of the African American and Caribbean Heritage Club of Olympic College met with Bremerton Police Chief Steven Strachan last week.

Letter to the Editor: Incorporating Silverdale would not lead to higher taxes

  • Feb 14, 2015 at 12:00PM

In a recent article regarding the Future of Silverdale, it was reported that some members of the audience attending a county sponsored meeting to gather input on Silverdale's future in order to "update" (or revise) the county sub-area plan for the next 20 years, reacted negatively to the phrasing "Within the 20-year planning horizon, Silverdale will be a self-governing city".

Olsen’s response

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 7:00AM

No baseless personal attack ever provided one critical dollar of support to the 21,000 developmentally disabled languishing without care on our state rolls or the pressing mental-health and education-funding crises we face.

My vote is for Andrews

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 3:00PM

Paul Andrews is the clear choice for Kitsap County Assessor

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