Obama: Putin has aces in the hole with two aces showing on the flop. As the last two cards are dealt, Obama, with nothing, bluffs. Putin takes the pot. Reagan: Putin has kings in the hole with two kings and two aces showing. Reagan goes all in. Valdimir folds. Know your opponent.
In the Sunday, January 26, 2014 edition of the Seattle Times, we are treated to Pro and Con opinion pieces on a $15 minimum wage for Seattle. The Pro side saw the higher minimum as a means of closing the gap between low and high income earners; not an unexpected argument. (For one of the […]
Socialist Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant is the new chair of the council’s Energy Committee. In a Seattle Times article on a proposed rate increase for Seattle City Light, Sawant outlined her agenda for the committee saying, “The committee in the coming months would examine issues including the situation of workers at City Light, executive […] […]
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Warren lives in Seattle, Washington and is married with two daughters now out of college and off mom and dad’s payroll. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School in 1962 and volunteered for the U. S. Navy. Trained in nuclear weapons, most of his naval service was on the USS Oriskany (CVA-34). Discharged a Lieutenant in 1966, Warren worked the next 34 years for The Boeing Company where he became the AWACS Programs Finance Manager.
In 1974, Warren was elected to the Washington State House of Representatives. He lost reelection in 1976 by 9 votes out of over 32,000 cast becoming the last Republican elected from Seattle’s 43rd Legislative District. He remains active in politics chairing the 2004 Bush-Cheney campaign in the 46th Legislative District.
I do occasionally read your stuff. Thank you for this service. Today’s Seattle Times has an interesting spredsheet that categorizes all of the 16 R and D presidential candidates philosophies on issues.
Today is my last official day at the PDC. If you are still interested in serving or know of anyone else you/they should contact the governor’s office.
A kindergarten teacher gave her class a ‘ show and tell’ assignment. Each student was instructed to bring in an object to share with the class that represented their religion. The first student got up in front of the class and said, ‘My name is Benjamin and I am Jewish and this is a Star of David.’ The second student got up in front of the class and said, ‘My name is Mary. I’m a Catholic and this is a Rosary.’ The third student got in up front of the class and said, ‘My name is Tommy. I am Presbyterian, and this is a casserole.’