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League of Women Voters of Clark County forums look at economic recovery, police reform

July 12, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Politics

Police reform and COVID-19 recovery dominated back-to-back candidate forums hosted by the League of Women Voters of Clark County last week. Read story

Clark County Council to join listening sessions on systemic racism

July 8, 2020, 6:36pm Clark County News

The Clark County Council and several local organizations have agreed to hold moderated listening sessions with public input on systemic racism. Read story

Panel to review complaint against Clark County Council Chair Quiring

July 7, 2020, 6:07pm Clark County News

The Clark County Council has created an ad hoc committee to review an ethics complaint filed last week against Chair Eileen Quiring over her handling of recent discussions on systemic racism. Read story

LULAC wants Clark County to declare racism a public health crisis

July 5, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The Southwest Washington League of United Latin American Citizens Council 47013 is calling on Clark County and its cities to formally declare racism a public health crisis. Read story

Ethics complaint filed against Quiring over systemic racism discussion

July 3, 2020, 10:52am Clark County News

An ethics complaint has been filed against Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring over her participation in recent council discussions on systemic racism. Read story

Clark County Council Chair Quiring wants to wait to hold listening session on systemic racism

July 1, 2020, 5:46pm Clark County News

Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring said Wednesday that she would like to wait to hold a listening session on systemic racism, citing what she called “insults” against her as calls for her resignation persist. Read story

Protesters gather in front of Vancouver city attorneys’ homesvideo icon

July 1, 2020, 11:49am Clark County News

Protesters targeted the homes of two Vancouver city attorneys over the weekend in response to a criminal charge against a local business owner, who allegedly violated Gov. Jay Inslee's stay-at-home order by reopening her pet grooming shop in May. Read story

Clark County Councilor John Blom faces challenges from all sides

July 1, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

The hearing in which the Clark County Council adopted this year’s budget was contentious through the final vote. Read story

Herrera Beutler talks politics, policing on PBS

June 30, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, recently fielded questions about identity politics, police brutality and COVID-19 during a PBS segment focused on Republican women. Read story

Petition calling for Eileen Quiring to resign gathers 2,500 signatures

June 29, 2020, 4:39pm Clark County News

A petition that began circulating online over the weekend is calling for Clark County Council Chair Eileen Quiring’s resignation. Read story