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Tuesday, August 18, 2009

TNT Blasts Governor Over "Executive Privilege" For Public Records

The (Tacoma) New Tribune writes this editorial about Governor Gregoire initially claiming "executive privilege" to withhold public records.

The editorial describes other cases involving these so-called privileges.

Thanks to Mike Reitz and his Facebook page for alerting us to this one.