Charles Weidmer

Reader Input: Everyone present raised a hand

Gov. Jay Inslee of the State of Washington is pushing for tough new air-quality policies to combat worsening health problems, like asthma in children, that are caused by pollution. ...

Reader Input: ‘Dark money’ spending sure to grow

In 2012, a record $6.3 billion was spent on presidential and congressional elections. Estimates for spending in the 2016 contest run between $7.5 billion and $8 billion. Much of ...

Reader Input: Follow money, find McClintock

Kudos to Dr. Jon Candy for his perceptive letter regarding Tom McClintock’s lobbying receipts from “Black Energy” and his role as a climate change denier (“ ...

Reader Input: Take editorial high road

Harry Labrie’s thoughts in “Don’t publish ill-informed writers,” (Reader Input, Feb. 23) expresses the thoughts of many readers, I must believe. Publishin ...