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Occupy Olympia Ousted

Mark Taylor-Canfield | Posted 02.15.2012 | Politics
Mark Taylor-Canfield

The Washington State Patrol and the Department of Enterprise Services have delivered a "Notice to Cease and Desist Camping" to Occupy Olympia at the state capitol...Occupy Olympia's encampment has served as a meeting place and organizing spot for demonstrations at the state capitol against state budget cuts to healthcare, education, and social services.

Frustrated With Cuts To Public Services And Safety, Washingtonians March With Occupy Movement To Capitol

Mark Taylor-Canfield | Posted 01.27.2012 | Politics
Mark Taylor-Canfield

Disappointed that April's protests failed to stop the budget cuts, groups from all around the state of Washington will be gathering in Olympia to try it again. Folks from Spokane to Port Townsend will be traveling to the state capitol [Monday] to tell their legislature to find new revenue and continue state funding for vital social service programs.

Keeping Clean Energy, Public Comments on the Table

Bruce Nilles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bruce Nilles

It's hard to know what to think when this whole process has been conducted behind closed doors, but it's hard to believe that this process is in the people's best interest.