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Dr. Schweitzer in the Spokesman-Review: “Follow in the footsteps of Foley”

Dr. Schweitzer wrote an opinion piece honoring Tom Foley, the late Speaker of the House from Washington State who served as Speaker from 1989 until 1995. Read it in The Spokesman-Review here: Edmund O. Schweitzer III: Follow in the footsteps of Foley | The Spokesman-Review On April 21, nearly 200 civic and community leaders gathered in

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Gas, Gas Bans, and Gas Ban Bans: Do We Really Want Politicians Designing Our Energy Systems?

Cities across the country, Spokane included, want to forbid us from using natural gas in our homes, schools, and businesses. Washington State legislators and regulators are pushing statewide bans, in parallel tracks. Mark Twain said the past does not repeat itself, but it rhymes. Inventors and investors sought and created ways of providing illumination. Beef

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