<![CDATA[Matt Driscoll News Column/Blog |]]> http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/ en-us Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:24:27 PST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:24:27 PST Matt Driscoll 60 ian.swenson@thenewstribune.com A dweeb from Puyallup answers his critics http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/article201588444.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:02:03 PST http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/article201588444.html Bleeding heart, idiotic, green-robed wizard, aka Matt Driscoll, answers his hate mail http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article201624914.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:30:00 PST

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Inaction on gun safety is sadly predictable from lawmakers in Olympia http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article200655699.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:30:47 PST

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Puyallup’s latest crackdown on homeless people shows council lacks courage and compassion http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article200180994.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 15 Feb 2018 07:30:00 PST

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District 2 deserves full representation during Robert Thoms' deployment http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article199756054.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 12 Feb 2018 15:41:37 PST

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‘This is not sustainable.’ With skyrocketing rents, Tacoma Housing Authority is forced to adjust http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article199406144.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:46:26 PST

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‘Tacoma is all I know.’ Local Dreamers face DACA uncertainty head on http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article198982714.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 PST

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There’s hope for a Tacoma community center that had been scheduled for closure http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article198076229.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Feb 2018 13:45:00 PST

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They lost their baby but gave a gift in her honor to the Tacoma hospital that tried to save her http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article197760129.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 Feb 2018 08:30:00 PST

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Hard to know what you’ll find in the dark, but 2018 homeless count should be more accurate http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article197311744.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Jan 2018 07:00:00 PST

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A heroin addict’s tale: 'Noah… I told you were going to die' http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article196763369.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 18:19:10 PST http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article196763369.html Noah’s story shows why the region’s desperate fight against opioids is worth waging http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article196749979.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 07:00:00 PST

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Is TNT columnist Matt Driscoll a ‘pothead’? At least one reader thinks so. http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article196744579.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Jan 2018 10:00:00 PST

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Hilltop almost lost ‘a piece of its soul.’ Here’s how Sam and Terry’s barbershop was saved http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article196513269.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 07:30:00 PST

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If a public-private partnership is Click’s future, here’s what we need to demand http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article196049079.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:56:49 PST

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Car-tab rebates and on-time light rail are deliverable and deserved. Make it happen, lawmakers http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article195703554.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Jan 2018 13:30:00 PST

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If we can’t talk civilly about movies, what can we talk civilly about? http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article195215479.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:55:38 PST

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Like it or not, big changes are coming to Tacoma’s West End http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article194303629.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:30:00 PST

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Why aren’t more parks named for people of color? Crusade to honor ‘Dune’ author raises question http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article193995744.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:25:53 PST

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In weed war, Sessions is on the wrong side of history. Let’s hope his latest salvo backfires. http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article193301509.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:55:25 PST

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If gender-identity curriculum is coming to Tacoma public schools, sooner would be better http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article192864129.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 Jan 2018 07:30:00 PST

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Tacoma church plans to host a temporary homeless shelter. Will others follow? http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article192253689.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Jan 2018 11:00:00 PST

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TNT columnist gets called a snowflake and a racist, also chastised for using the phrase ‘swamp rat’ http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article192060844.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Dec 2017 08:00:00 PST

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Joe Lonergan could have been much more than just a dissenting voice on the City Council http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article191887599.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 Dec 2017 08:00:00 PST

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How $1,500 is changing the lives of children at the Tacoma Rescue Mission http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article191360474.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Dec 2017 05:00:00 PST

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Stop yelling and listen! Tacoma and Pierce County leaders hope for civility in 2018 http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article191306904.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Dec 2017 07:00:00 PST

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City Council sends ‘clear’ and timely signal in support of Click net neutrality. http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article190934219.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Dec 2017 08:00:00 PST

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Volunteers serve love and food at Nativity House http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article190445974.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:13:51 PST http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article190445974.html For Christmas, all Tacoma’s Nativity House wants are volunteers to help feed the homeless http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article190442529.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:51:00 PST

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In net neutrality fight, Inslee and Ferguson might be posturing politically. That’s OK. http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article190008599.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:39:22 PST

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