Friday, November 14, 2014

MB: Bureaucrats, feds, and the wealthiest of men

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In which the city of Spokane's vigilante parking meter enforcers help catch a serial bank robber. (KXLY)

In which Hagadone Corp, owned by one of the richest, most powerful men in the region, fights paying his bill from the Coeur d'Alene Airport.

Another major resignation from the Spokane city administration. (SR)

The Department of Justice is preparing to give the Spokane Police department its report card. (SR)

Ooh, there's been a secret e-mail dump from the Hillary Clinton campaign. (ABC)

When the scrappy underdog is Goldman Sachs. (NYT)

Now that the GOP has won the midterms, it's back to internally squabbling over how to handle immigration. (Washington Post)

More analysis on the Secret Service's failure to stop the White House fence-jumper quicker reveals that the guy who had control of the attack dog didn't respond because he was "sitting in his van talking on his personal cellphone." (NYT)


The New York Times Magazine gets into the listicle business with 19 Insane Inventions and Innovations that were Epic Fails. (NYT)

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A lifelong Spokane native, Daniel Walters is the Inlander's senior investigative reporter. But he also reports on a wide swath of other topics, including business, education, real estate development, land use, and other stories throughout North Idaho and Spokane County.He's reported on deep flaws in the Washington...