When Washington did the right thing for refugees

When the United States pulled out of Vietnam on April 30, 1975, many of their South Vietnamese allies fled. The Seattle Times editorial board praises former Gov. Dan Evans' move to welcome the refugees to Washington state.

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Subsidized law services: Not just a ‘liberal’ idea

State funding of civil legal services is essential to maintain the often illusory promise of equal justice for all . Civil legal services for the poor has never been a “liberal” program. Sens. Steve O’Ban and Cyrus Habib continue the longstanding bipartisan support for funding of civil legal services. The initial effort for government funding...