(Troy Wayrynen/The Columbian)
November 19, 2013
Ed Barnes, center, checks the time with Ron Goodman, right, before the start of a Tuesday night meeting of the Clark County commissioners. Barnes and a large group of supporters gathered in front of the county's Public Service Center before the meeting, many with signs decrying the Republican majority on the board of commissioners for their decision to hire state Sen. Don Benton, R-Vancouver. The bottom line of the Benton sign at left says "Crony?"