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

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.”
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“I think the appropriate thing for her to do would be to issue a statement …….Read More

Tacoma Mayor calls Republicans racist

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 – not once, but twice.

Who knows what’ll take longer for Mayor Marilyn Strickland to scrape from her shoes: the inflammatory comments she made, or the ham-fisted way she and her minions tried to control the damage by hunting down the student journalist who (gasp!) wrote down what she said…….Read More