BLM applications

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In response to the Islander article regarding applications for a position on the advisory committee with the BLM, due May 26th: (email from Marcia deChadenedes follows) Attached you will find the announcement, with links through to the nomination forms. This is for a position on the National Monument Advisory Committee, not for a position relating to a San Juan County government, just to be clear. I attached an info sheet with a map so that you can see where the monument properties are located. An individual can nominate themself. The nomination package must be submitted in hard copy, not email. Only two… Click Here to Read More

Michelle Loftus on PHD #1

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We received this note from Michelle Loftus about SJC Public Hospital District #1. (full disclosure: Nathan Butler, Chairman of SJCRP, has accepted a part-time job with PHD #1. He has no role in forming policy, but will generally recuse himself from PHD issues. Although we have been focusing on the PP issue, PHD generally does important work that makes a difference in many people’s lives. He is proud to be a part of it. We have a number of people intersted in the PP issue, Michelle Loftus among others, and we will continue to post and distribute their messages). SJCPHD Meeting Wed 4/26 … Click Here to Read More

4-18-17 Rep John Koster on Hirst decision (water rights)

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This week State Representative John Koster published a particularly interesting (and worrying) update about water rights in this state. Rep Koster has been warning the whole state about this issue since the Hirst decision (see below) or in the Seattle Times here and the WA State Dept of Ecology here. Email from Rep Koster follows:   04-18-17 – Rep. John Koster update: A message to Inslee — You are the governor for the entire state, not just urban King County! Fix Hirst! Rep. John Koster sent this bulletin at 04/18/2017 04:08 PM PDT You are subscribed to Rep. Koster for… Click Here to Read More

Weekly email 4/20

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Greetings fellow Conservatives! Our next Central Committee Meeting is April 29th   Heritage Bank, Friday Harbor   11:45 am   Details here If you have not heard about the special election for the 45th legislative district, it matters because it will determine which party will control the state Senate. You can read about it here. It has tremendous significance for all residents of our state, and because it is a special election it will have the attention and effort of both parties across the state. We are considering a vote at our Central committee meeting to make a modest donation as… Click Here to Read More

WSRP on Easter Sunday 2017

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In an email on 4/14/2017 Susan Hutchison outlines the struggles of Christians in the Middle East. I lived there for some time, and yes, it’s a real problem. –Chairman Nathan Butler. To all our friends celebrating Good Friday and Easter Sunday, we wish you a blessed holiday with family and friends.  As the Resurrection represents the victory of life over death, this year we are particularly mindful of those Christians around the world who are suffering persecution for their faith: • In Egypt, where 45 Coptic Christians were killed in Islamic terrorist bombings on Palm Sunday, traditional festive Easter celebrations… Click Here to Read More