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In Our View: Advisory note vote an empty gesture

October 2, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Near the top of the ballot for the Nov. 3 general election, voters will find four advisory votes related to tax measures passed by the Legislature. Read story

In Our View: Paul Harris for 17th District

October 2, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

In publishing our series of recommendations for the Nov. 3 general election, members of The Columbian’s Editorial Board would be remiss if we did not mention state Rep. Paul Harris. The Vancouver Republican has earned reelection in the 17th Legislative District. Read story

In Our View: Harris recommended for 17th Legislative Districtvideo icon

October 1, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Because of her vast community service — along with her broad understanding of the issues facing Washington — Democrat Tanisha Harris has earned the recommendation of The Columbian’s Editorial Board for state representative from the 17th Legislative District. Read story

In Our View: Medvigy recommended for reelection to Clark County Council

September 30, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Since being appointed to the Clark County Council in January 2019, Gary Medvigy has had some missteps. But he is a thoughtful, engaged councilor who meshes well with the District 4 he represents; because of this, The Columbian’s Editorial Board recommends Medvigy for reelection. Read story

In Our View: Ferguson clear choice for attorney general

September 29, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

During eight years as Washington’s attorney general, Democrat Bob Ferguson has vociferously defended the state’s residents. The Columbian Editorial Board strongly recommends that Ferguson be elected to another four-year term. Read story

In Our View: McCarthy best candidate for state auditor

September 25, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

During the economic downturn that has accompanied the coronavirus pandemic, Washington residents require particular assurance that government is performing efficiently and spending money wisely. Read story

In Our View: We recommend vote in favor of Referendum 90

September 24, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

When it comes to sex education, a lack of information leads to predictable — and undesirable — results. The Columbian’s Editorial Board recommends that voters approve Referendum 90 on the November ballot. Read story

In Our View: Reelect Kim Wyman as secretary of state

September 23, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Perhaps the biggest selling point for Kim Wyman’s campaign to be reelected as Washington’s secretary of state is her list of endorsements. The Columbian’s Editorial Board joins that list in recommending that Wyman be elected to a third term as the state’s top elections official. Read story

In Our View: Denny Heck for state’s lieutenant governorvideo icon

September 22, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

With two experienced, engaging candidates on the ballot, Washington voters cannot go wrong in choosing their next lieutenant governor. Although both candidates are capable of effectively filling the position, The Columbian Editorial Board recommends a vote for Denny Heck. Read story

In Our View: Carolyn Long best choice for 3rd Congressional Districtvideo icon

September 20, 2020, 6:03am Editorials

Although each will try to portray the other as an extremist, congressional candidates Carolyn Long and Jaime Herrera Beutler are relatively moderate representatives of their parties. Each is capable of being an effective voice for Washington’s 3rd Congressional District, and each has demonstrated a strong understanding of the issues that… Read story