Pierce County Victory Center is now open through the election

| July 28, 2012

WSRP and Pierce GOP announcement Pierce County Victory Center is now open through the election The Pierce County Victory Center in Puyallup will be operating Monday through Saturday, from 9am to 9pm, from now through the election. Voter identification and encouragement of potential voters for Republican candidates is critical to achieving change in Washington State […]

Tacoma woman marks 105th with Harley visit

| July 26, 2012

Catherine Herridge, Pamela Browne, TNT | 7-26-2012 This story is about Lakewood resident Wilma Rosenow who was present at the Washington State Republican Party Convention in Tacoma. Some people have a bucket list of things they want to do before they die. At 105, Wilma Rosenow has a longer list of things she’s already done. […]

Rick Santorum Coming to Tacoma/Olympia Monday – 2/13

| February 10, 2012

Peter Callaghan, TNT – Political Buzz | 2-10-2012 Rick Santorum will bring his surging GOP presidential campaign to Tacoma-Olympia on Monday The former Pennsylvania senator will hold several events, one public, when he visits Washington state on Monday. Andrea Innes, a state committeewoman from Pierce County, said the state party has notified party officials that […]

Terry Harder running for State Rep in the 29th Dist

| February 5, 2012

Terry Harder announces he is running for The State Legislature in District 29 Position 1. Terry a resident of Pierce County for 50 years, the father of 3 Children and 8 grandchildren, is a Business Consultant for a National Office Supply company’. He believes that “small business is the key to creating jobs in Washington”. […]

GOP Chairman: Tacoma mayor should apologize for calling Republicans “racist”

| December 3, 2011

Lewis Kamb, TNT | 12-02-2011 Washington Republican Party Chairman Kirby Wilbur said today Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland should apologize for her recent remarks to a group of Pacific Lutheran University college students in which she called the GOP “racist.” Kirby WilburMarilyn Strickland “I think the appropriate thing for her to do would be to issue […]

Tacoma Mayor calls Republicans racist

| December 2, 2011

TNT -The Nose | 12-02-2011 We always knew a trip to Parkland could be dangerous, but not like this. The mayor of Tacoma took her show on the road and stepped in the doo-doo. She appeared before a small, friendly group of students on the Pacific Lutheran University campus and promptly stepped in it – […]

Parties unveil latest redistricting proposals

| October 16, 2011

Jordan Schrader, TNT | 10-16-2011 Republicans and Democrats took their latest negotiating postures Friday in the process of redrawing districts for the state Legislature. The bipartisan Redistricting Commission unveiled two maps, one for each party, a step in the process of setting state political lines that the commission hopes to finish by ……Read More

Trim Pierce County Council by two positions?

| July 20, 2011

Steve Maynard, TNT | 7-20-2011 One week after a controversial redistricting map was adopted, the chairman of the Pierce County Council proposed Tuesday asking voters to reduce the number of council members from seven to five, which would require redrawing boundaries again in 2012. Chairman Roger Bush said cutting two council positions would save the […]

State Senate honors military, intelligence agencies for raid killing Osama Bin Laden

| May 4, 2011

Jordan Schrader, The Olympian | 5-4-2011 The state Senate today passed a resolution not exactly celebrating Osama Bin Laden’s death but “experiencing a sense of relief” that his days of planning terrorist attacks are over. Here’s the text of the resolution, which honors the military and intelligence agencies that helped bring about Bin Laden’s demise. […]

Washington state ends poll voting

| March 26, 2011

Jordan Schrader, TNT | 3-26-2011 The Legislature has agreed to end poll voting in Washington. A measure that would close the polls in the last holdout – Pierce County – passed the House on Friday on a largely partisan 52-43 vote that sends it to Gov. Chris Gregoire for her signature……… Read More