Jerry Cornfield

Jerry posted 91 stories to Bainbridge Island Review.
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Nonbinding advice | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Voters never got a chance to try to overturn new…

  • Aug 4th, 2017 11:00am

Raging over new road rules | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — The state’s new law targeting distracted drivers sure is irritating…

  • Jul 28th, 2017 11:30am

Compromise deal proves elusive | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Wednesday arrived with a sense of possibility that lawmakers could…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 1:30pm

Agreement on state budget nears | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — One of the last pieces of the budget puzzle snapped…

  • Jun 29th, 2017 6:30am

School funding and tax debate continues as government shutdown nears | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Any day now lawmakers will reveal how they solved the…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017 6:30am

Taking control of sessions gone amok | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Washington voters amended the state constitution in 1979 in hopes…

  • Jun 1st, 2017 12:26pm

Here we go again | The Petri Dish

The process of shutting down state government is under way, again. At…

  • May 30th, 2017 12:07pm

Third week, monumental inactivity | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Not a whole lot is going on around the Capitol…

  • May 11th, 2017 6:30am

Dumping Trump off the 2020 ballot | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Some Democratic lawmakers want to know if they can legally…

  • May 6th, 2017 6:30am

See you at the ballot box | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — In the stack of bills awaiting Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee’s…

  • Apr 28th, 2017 9:38am

Get ready for overtime in Olympia | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — The countdown to special session is under way. Truthfully, it’s…

  • Apr 19th, 2017 1:30pm

A puzzle with more than a million pieces | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — As eight lawmakers arrived at a conference room early Wednesday…

  • Apr 12th, 2017 10:56am

Ripe fruit on a rotten tree | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — After years of futility in targeting the wealthy, House Democrats…

  • Mar 30th, 2017 1:48pm

Republicans obsess over income taxes, unions | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — As the ruling majority in the state Senate, Republicans can…

  • Mar 9th, 2017 2:25pm

Bill comes due for the faithless | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — The next episode in a political drama sparked by President…

  • Mar 1st, 2017 11:34am

Vote never happens on death penalty law | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — A vote, up or down, on abolishing the death penalty…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017 11:23am

Public schools: Who Should Pay More? | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — This may surprise you but one thing legislative leaders and…

  • Feb 15th, 2017 11:11am

Civic education is now the topic in Olympia | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — Maybe it’s the constitutional scrap incited by the McCleary school…

  • Feb 9th, 2017 12:53pm

Property tax cap is on the table | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — A bipartisan alliance of lawmakers wants to rewrite one of…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017 1:57pm

Trump ripples reach Washington state | The Petri Dish

OLYMPIA — In his first week, President Donald Trump is effecting quite…

  • Feb 1st, 2017 1:30am