Posted by Ralph Schwartz on October 30, 2014
The Whatcom County Republicans sent an email to its mailing list at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30, accusing Democrat Satpal Sidhu of using “religious bigotry” to attack his opponent in a state House race, Republican Luanne Van Werven.
The email was signed by Van Werven:
“My opponent and his supporters have resorted to highly offensive tactics, like calling me an extremist, anti-woman and even using religious bigotry to their advantage,” the email says.
Husband of Ferndale council member, city clerk, Blaine title officer seek Whatcom planning commission seat
Posted by Ralph Schwartz on October 23, 2014
Three candidates for Whatcom County Planning Commission discuss conflict of interest.
Posted by Ralph Schwartz on October 22, 2014
“It is an international incident, it really is,” Point Roberts resident Steve Wolff said.
Posted by Ralph Schwartz on October 9, 2014
Despite the trust candidates ask for when they seek public office, background checks are not routine.
Posted by Samantha Wohlfeil on October 3, 2014
Election season is in full swing and local candidates will be getting in plenty of face time at forums and debates over the next month in anticipation of the Nov. 4 general election.