Wednesday, September 30, 2009

► On the Record

“In fact, these are not ‘rights’ so much as they are entitlements,”

-- From a study by pro-business group Washington Policy Center on Proposition 4, a voter initiative guaranteeing affordable healthcare and greater input in land-use decisions for city of Spokane residents. Appearing on ballots mailed out this month, the measure has prompted confusion and determined opposition in Washington state’s second-largest city.