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30 Mar
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Gov. Inslee Signs Bills to Continue Expansion of Educational Opportunities

Gov. Jay Inslee today signed two bills into law that will continue to boost educational outcomes for foster youth and take additional steps toward closing the opportunity gap for students of color and English language learners. HB 1999 will support ...

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29 Mar
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Ramsey Kanaan, co-founder and publisher of PM Press

  Ramsey Kanaan, co-founder and publisher of PM Press Mar. 29, 2016 Interview by Gary Kanter:  Ramsey discusses publishing, PM Press, and that ideas matter. PM Press seeks to create radical and stimulating fiction and nonfiction books, visual and audio ...

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28 Mar
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Thousands of Democrats Turn out for Caucuses

The Democratic Presidential Caucuses were a great success and as goes Skagit County so goes Washington State! In our county 73.5% of our 438 delegates were awarded to Senator Bernie Sanders, while Secretary Hillary Clinton received 26.5%. This split was ...

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28 Mar
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Action Newsletter — 28 March 2016

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – Fidalgo Democrats Meeting Tuesday, Apr 12, 7:00pm at Anacortes Public Library, 1220 10th St., Anacortes “How Did You Become an Activist? An Evening of Stories” will be the topic, as local Democratic activists tell their ...

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22 Mar
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Jerry Mead-Lucero, Chicago activist and host & producer of the Labor Express radio show

  Jerry Mead-Lucero, Chicago activist and host & producer of the Labor Express radio show Mar. 22, 2016 Interview by Rich Austin:  Jerry talks about how working class issues are not covered by our main stream media. For more information, ...

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21 Mar
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Action Newsletter — 21 March 2016

CAUCUS INFORMATION The Precinct Caucuses are this coming Saturday! The Presidential Precinct Caucus is the way the Washington Democrats will determine the candidate each Washington State delegate supports at the National Convention. The Washington Presidential Primary occurring in May is ...

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19 Mar
0

Sign I-1433 Petition at Skagit Democrats HQ

The Skagit County Democrats are supporting efforts to gather signatures for the the RaiseUp Washington initiative (I-1433). Signature sheets are now available at the Skagit Democrats HQ in downtown Mount Vernon. You will also have the opportunity to sign up in support ...

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15 Mar
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Dr. James Hart, General Physician & Public Health Educator at the University of Minnesota, Part 2

  Dr. James Hart, General Physician & Public Health Educator at the University of Minnesota, Part 2 Mar. 15, 2016 Interview by Rich Austin:  Dr. James Hart discusses more about single payer healthcare, medical bankruptcy, Medicare for all, and administrative ...

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14 Mar
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Action Newsletter — 14 March 2016

CAUCUS INFORMATION The Presidential Precinct Caucus is the way the Washington Democrats will determine the candidate each Washington State delegate supports at the National Convention. The Washington Presidential Primary occurring in May is essentially a non-binding contest that will have ...

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08 Mar
0

Dr. James Hart, General Physician & Public Health Educator at the University of Minnesota, Part 1, Mar. 8

  Dr. James Hart, General Physician & Public Health Educator at the University of Minnesota, Part 1 Mar. 8, 2016 Interview by Rich Austin:  Dr. James Hart explains single payer healthcare and why healthcare is an obligation of a civilized ...

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