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    Offers prescription for climate change

    Beam me up Scottie. No, wait that's not right. This ain't no sci-fi; this ain't no foolin' around. We're burnin' the house down!

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    Wants NRA accountable for irresponsible actions

    I am in shock and saddened by a report in The Herald last week about a man who pulled a gun and threatened to kill another man when he was asked not to be so careless when he opened his car door in the parking lot. The absurdity of this behavior is beyond my comprehension. But I believe it is precisely...

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    Unhappy with birth control

    With all the controversy about Hobby Lobby and birth control, I believe it's death control, like the morning after pill, etc., protesters and many others object to.

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    Suggests voters re-elect McClure

    I believe Jeff McClure should be re-elected to his position as PUD commissioner. As an active business owner in Whatcom County who has managed a successful business and also participated actively in the community, I believe Jeff is very qualified for the commissioner role. He is a balanced thinker...

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    Says DelBene supports women

    Last week Republican candidate Pedro Celis called the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision a "victory for religious freedom" when I believe it is a attack on women's fundamental rights. The Hobby Lobby decision prevents women from having access to basic healthcare. Family owned corporations will...

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    Questions candidate's commitment to voters

    Today I met a person running for Congress, Mr. Ed Moats. I rarely meet politicians, but he came into my work because he wanted to leave some of his campaign literature.

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    Says gun control precedes genocide

    Some sobering facts for the 2nd Amendment haters: According to the National Shooting Sports Foundation, 20 percent to 25 percent of firearms sales are to people purchasing their very first firearm; women compromise the fastes-growing group of new shooters and new hunters (with this terrible war ...

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    Backs inspections for rental housing

    I applaud Mayor Linville's leadership on oil rail transportation safety as stated in The Herald July 14: "Public safety is the No.1 priority for me and for our city government."

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    Backs Fleetwood for State Senate

    I believe Seth Fleetwood is the perfect person to be our next State Senator in Olympia. Born and raised in Whatcom County, Seth served with distinction for eight years on the Whatcom County Council plus four years on the Bellingham City Council. Until redistricting, Seth lived in the 42nd District...

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    Supports McClure for utility district

    Public esteem for those serving in public office seldom has been lower. It does not have to be this way. The best place to begin a positive reversal is for us all to vote smarter in local elections. We can elect candidates with proven commitments to our community and solid track records of integrity...

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