(Disclaimer: This article is not the official position of the Snohomish County RLC or the national organization.) Here in the state of Washington, the upcoming election will decide on an initiative (I-522) to require labeling of genetically modified organisms in many retail food products. The debate has been heated. Special interest money has poured into the state to fill our… Read more →
Thanks to Snohomish County member, Bruce Morton, we have video from Rick Larsen’s recent town hall meeting.
This month’s meeting will be on the 25th of September and feature Rand McGreal an MBA, Seattle area businessman, and author of The Rule of Money. He will discuss Austrian Economics, but best of all, you decided the topic! The Rise of the two schools of Economics (Austrian & Keynesian): Rand will work from a side by side timeline… Read more →
Suzan DelBene is the new Congresswoman who represents Washington’s 1st congressional district. Last night (September 3rd) she held a “tele” town hall meeting to discuss current legislative issues. This type of town hall meeting has a number of advantages (convenience, large number of attendees, easy polling of audience) and disadvantages (controlled speech). The only announcement for this meeting that I know… Read more →
Rep. Larsen is hosting a community forum Thursday afternoon. I am trying to gather as many anti-war activists as possible to lobby him to vote against the Syria resolution. Come prepared with arguments against the war. We will pepper him with questions on this issue and keep the forum on this issue only. If you don’t live in Larsen’s district, it… Read more →