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The $12,400 Harvard Boondoggle for RTC Director

Posted April 17, 2015 | by John Ley
Would you pay $12,400 to go to Harvard for 3 weeks? Our Regional Transportation Council Director Matt Ransom is going to Harvard this summer. He's taking a 3-week course. YOU and I are paying $12,400 (or more

CTran no longer needs it’s 40% tax increase

Posted March 24, 2015 | by John Ley
CTran asked, and voters approved, a 40% tax rate increase in 2011. They promised it was necessary for "essential bus service only". They now have 59% more taxpayer money to spend. At this meeting, they voted more

Transparency in Clark Co. government

Posted March 24, 2015 | by John Ley
My March 24th comments to county councilors, thanking them for the openness and transparency they have brought to Clark County. The people know so much more about the business of the county and how our more

Learn from the co-founder of Greenpeace

Posted March 21, 2015 | by John Ley
The co-founder of Greenpeace, Dr. Patrick Moore, shares his past involvement in the environmental movement. Published on Jul 22, 2014 Patrick Moore, founding member and former president of Greenpeace, delivers keynote address, "Confessions of a Greenpeace Drop more

Another option to support road repairs in Washougal

Posted March 17, 2015 | by John Ley
Another option to support road repairs in Washougal Washougal needs money to repair roads, bridges and infrastructure (Post-Record March 10). Their budget, under current tax law, doesn’t provide enough funds for this. They are considering creating more