Archive for May, 2017

Ben Stuckart for Congress

I also received an email from Democrat Ben Stuckart who has declared his candidacy for 2018 primary election to run for the 5th Congressional District seat to run in the 2018 general election against McMorris .  Ben is currently the President of the Spokane City Council.  He was first elected in 2011 and was re-elected in 2015.

Friend,
I believe that big money should have no place in politics.  Our government must be of the people, by the people, and for the people – otherwise we descend into tyranny.
That’s why last year I was a statewide co-sponsor of Initiative 1464.  I partnered with the League of Women Voters and the Seattle Tea Party on the Initiative.

Sutherland Vies for Chance against Cathy

I got this email from, Matthew Sutherland, one of the Democrats who has declared his intent to run in 2018 for the Democratic primary for the 5th Congressional District, and, thus, the honor of running against Cathy McMorris Rodgers in the general election. He is pretty upset with Trump as well.

It’s become clearer with each passing day Donald Trump is a clear and present danger to our national security.  Enabled by Congressional Republicans like our very own Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Trump repeatedly puts classified information at risk and jeopardizes the lives of our agents abroad despite warnings from our dedicated and hard-working intelligence agencies.

Trump viewed a North Korean missile test at an open-air table in the ballroom of Mar-a-Lago. There was such a lack of security that another visitor was able to take pictures of the event and post them to Facebook.

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