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Thumbnail for - Transportation Funding: It Gets Worse
Jun 7, 2013
Washington state's transportation funding picture has only become bleaker since 2005, says guest editorialist Brendan Williams.
Thumbnail for - The Myth of Democratic Resistance to K-12 Accountability
Feb 12, 2013
Guest columnist Brendan Williams, a former state representative from the 22nd District, argues that Democrats, not Republicans, are the real advocates for education reform.
Thumbnail for - The State Senate Is Waging a War On Workers. Is a War on Women Next?
Jan 28, 2013
Former state representative Brendan Williams asks: With the state senate already waging a war on workers, is the war on women next?
Thumbnail for - This Week in Rodney Tom's Olympia
Jan 21, 2013
A former Democratic state representative looks at Rodney Tom's "bipartisan" senate.
Thumbnail for - Make Less Than $450,000?  Surprise: You’re Middle Class!
Jan 2, 2013
Former state Rep. Brendan Williams on the "Fiscal Cliff"
Thumbnail for - The Inevitable Republican Coup and Its Inevitable Silver Lining
Dec 12, 2012
In a guest PubliCola op/ed, former lefty state Rep. Brendan Williams says the GOP coup was inevitable, but notes that there's a silver lining.
Thumbnail for - Legislature Should Suspend Unfunded Charter Schools Initiative
Nov 28, 2012
This Washington
Former state legislator Brendan Williams argues that—following the Seattle Times' logic that unfunded initiatives should be suspended—the legislature should overturn the unfunded charter-school...
Thumbnail for - On Other Blogs Today: Booze, Transit, and Twinkies
Nov 19, 2012
On Other Blogs
Our daily roundup.
Thumbnail for - Our Public School Kids Deserve Better than I-1240
Oct 3, 2012
In a guest op/ed, former state senator Brendan Williams (D-22) calls the charter-school initiative "a social science experiment funded by the 1% that the 99% will ultimately pay for,"
Thumbnail for - Williams: Privatizing the Lottery is "A Gamble that Won't Pay Off"
Jan 4, 2012
On Other Blogs
Liberal former state representative Brendan Williams argues that privatizing lotteries inevitably leads to corruption.
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