Over greens’ objections, state Senate overhauls toxics act – Republicans say the move will improve transparency about spending from a key cleanup account.
New regional alliance opposes coal-export plan from state ports – Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn on Monday announced a new alliance of politicians and tribal leaders opposed to exporting western coal to Asia from Washington ports.
The Big Divide: How Clark County really feels about the CRC – Clark County residents are deeply divided on the Columbia River Crossing, with neither supporters nor opponents claiming a clear majority of public opinion, according to a scientific poll commissioned by The Columbian earlier this month.
The Big Divide: The debate gets louder on both sides – Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee meets with more than two dozen business and local government leaders at the Vancouver Community Library on Friday. He stressed the importance of building the Columbia River Crossing, as well as the divisiveness of the megaproject.