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This public records bill is a snow job

Under normal circumstances, we cheer bipartisanship and applaud Democratic and Republican leaders for coming together on legislation. But the cynical game that’s afoot at the state Capitol this week is being played under abnormal circumstances and should be met with jeers, not cheers.

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Improving I-5 south of JBLM needs focus

Whether it’s this year or in 2019, a $5 million study of freeway corridor needs from Tumwater north to Mounts Road on the Pierce County side of the Nisqually River is a logical next step for addressing traffic and freight mobility along the I-5 corridor.

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