*** SELECT REGIONAL NEWS THURSDAY ***
MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin: The current state of QAnon [Ed. note: Yelm Q Anon activist’s “Lady Liberty” photo featured in national news story.]
The Olympian: $10 million more in assistance coming to Thurston County renters and landlords – largely from the federal COVID stimulus package, plus some state money.
JOLT News: Thurston County Auditor’s office wins national award for financial reporting – in going beyond the state auditor’s minimum requirements by producing a Comprehensive Annual Financial Report.
The Chronicle (Centralia): Smithsonian Looks to Enshrine Tenino’s Wooden Money
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MSNBC’s The Reid Out: Republicans in 33 states introduce 165 bills to restrict voting access
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The New York Times: A Dismal Spring Awaits Unless We Slow the Spread of Covid-19 – By Ezekiel J. Emanuel, Rick Bright and Céline Gounder
The New York Times: Covid-Linked Syndrome in Children Is Growing and Cases Are More Severe
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CNN Politics: The Supreme Court is still sitting on Trump’s tax returns, and justices aren’t saying why – “All that’s evident is the justices have diverged from long-standing practice and hindered the investigation of a former president.”
The Daily Beast: Trump Frets Foes Will Be ‘Suing Me for the Rest of My Life’ – “[The] Defendant now is no longer President.”
The New York Times: The Manhattan district attorney has enlisted a former federal prosecutor who is an expert on white-collar crime to join the team investigating the Trump family business. [Ed. note: This can only mean D.A. Cyril Vance, Jr. has a very strong case assembled!]