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Voters OK cops, firefighters
Spokane voters approved a measure to fund more police and firefighters. (Spokesman-Review)

El Chapo convicted
The Mexican crime lord, Joaquin Guzman Loera, aka El Chapo, was convicted yesterday on all counts. (New York Times)

"A man of wealth and taste..."
"But just because you can self-fund a presidential campaign into relevancy, doesn’t mean doing so is a good idea — either for you, or the issues you care about."

That's according to this Vox piece, titled: "Howard Schultz’s Campaign is Based on Three Ideas, and They’re All Wrong."


I'm sure Facebook takes this very seriously
Facebook banned political ads in Washington state on Dec. 31, 2018. But political candidates are still buying ads on Facebook. The Stranger has more. 

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