Wednesday's show plan 2/20/2008
Did the Washington County Sheriff’s deputies overeact in the shooting of the wanted felon who rammed their cars? http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/news/120347612625820.xml&coll=7 Not at all, as he was attempting to kill them with his car. He got just what he deserves in my opinion.
2nd Amendment watch: WA State Senator Ed Murray’s bill says that college students have incomplete brain development and should not be allowed to have guns on college campuses. http://palousitics.blogspot.com/2008/02/seattle-democrat-students-have.html
American Hero award: Woman revives baby born and left in toilet. http://www.portlandtribune.com/news/story.php?story_id=120344657205374100 I hope the mother who left the baby in the toilet will be prosecuted.
Fire District bookkeeper admits embezzeling 1.6mil. How on earth can this happen? How about the auditors? http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/O/OR_BOOKKEEPER_EMBEZZLES_OROL-?SITE=ORSAL&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT
Fireball in the sky? What was it? http://www.portlandtribune.com/news/story.php?story_id=120343199484314200
Not so special session: Day 13.
Legislature money committee passes Trimet crime bill with no money. It is pretty toothless bill. http://www.portlandtribune.com/news/story.php?story_id=120347007986968600
Political theatre or genuine outrage at secret deals between teachers accused of sexual misconduct and administrators. http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/news/1203481508174020.xml&coll=7
Legislative money committee passes bill to undermine Mannix’s property crimes initiative. http://www.statesmanjournal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080220/STATE/802200414 Will pass a ballot title that cant be challenged, just like MZ 49. http://nwrepublican.blogspot.com/
Prez politics: McCain and Obama big winners in last nights primaries. http://www.washingtontimes.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080220/NATION/123577996/1001
Obama trying to spin wife’s comments: http://www.usatoday.com/printedition/news/20080220/a_cindy20.art.htm
Oregon GOP is deep in debt and has an IRS lien for not paying payroll taxes: How could this happen? What is the problem? How ironic that the party of less taxes doesn’t pay it’s taxes. Not good and there must be some accountability here. http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/news/1203479723121960.xml&coll=7
Congrats: Fed judge dismisses Oregon prison inmate’s lawsuit for a sex change operation. http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/news/1203474312300211.xml&coll=7
Government gone wrong! SF Mayor’s climate change aide paid 160k per year! http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/02/20/MNMMUT8U5.DTL