Letter - Corps has some questions to answer

Regarding the proposed U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ clear-cutting of trees and brush from Mill Creek levees and 15 feet beyond, please ask yourself, your friends, your representatives and the Corps the following questions:

Editorial: Trump’s anti-vaccine rant was pure political nonsense

Donald Trump is a lot of things, but circumspect isn’t one of them. He shoots from the lip. And that’s why it’s not surprising he used an irresponsible and unfounded anecdote linking vaccines with autism at last week’s Republican debate.

Editorial - State’s charter school law needs fix

The people behind Washington state’s charter schools have vowed to keep them open for this school year, which is the least of what should happen in the wake of the state Supreme Court’s ruling that the voter-approved setup is unconstitutional. From here, the Legislature should invoke its power to amend ballot initiatives and find a fix that resolves the legal questions.

Editorial - Campaign-contribution rules should apply to all

A Republican lawmaker wants the law to require state Supreme Court justices to recuse themselves from cases if they’ve received campaign contributions of $1,000 or more from those involved.