Fall books: 37 new titles to add to your reading list

...Century Trilogy ("Fall of Giants," "Winter of the World") follows several characters through the Johnson, Nixon and Reagan administrations, with an epilogue set on the night of President Obama's election."The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher...
Northrim Bank officially completes takeover

...would send the wrong message to investors, Langland said. He characterized Alaska's economy as "not trickle-down like Reagan" but "direct because Alaska is so small."Beedle said other areas of interest include working with the Juneau Economic Development...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Century, by Thomas Piketty 9. Flash Boys, by Michael Lewis 10. The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan, by Rick PerlsteinOn the Rise: 22. The Nixon Defense, by John W. DeanDean's account of one of America's worst political...
Today in History

...hit plateau as his team defeated the Chicago Cubs, 3-2.In 1981, in a ceremony at his California ranch, President Ronald Reagan signed a historic package of tax and budget reductions.In 1989, searchers in Ethiopia found the wreckage of a plane which...
Companies file export application for gas project

...quantity or quality or the price of energy in the U.S. The project's supporters point to a finding by President Ronald Reagan to this effect in 1988, and they say it was not limited in scope to a particular project or time period.In a news release...
Palin and Reagan

...president, like, um, wasn't Ronald Reagan an actor? Wasn't he in 'Bedtimes for...Electric Theater," the television show Reagan hosted and occasionally starred in from...disturbingly superficial knowledge of Reagan's career and principles. Yet Palin...
Idolatry of Ronald Reagan doesn't square with his history

Ronald Reagan, one of America's least-known liberals. I'm serious. If Reagan were governing today the way he governed back in...and dogged by rumors that he was born in Kenya. Reagan the icon - the one feted by conservatives on his...
Palin: America out of step with Reagan's values

...back in step with the values of Ronald Reagan, Sarah Palin said at an event honoring...celebration marking the centennial of Reagan's birth on Feb. 6. Revisiting themes...stay." Palin was asked to talk about Reagan's 1964 speech, "A Time for Choosing...
Sarah Palin greets small crowd at Ronald Reagan's boyhood home as part of tour the boyhood home of President Ronald Reagan in northern Illinois. The 2008 Republican...for cellphone pictures. Palin called Reagan's home beautiful and praised volunteers...the house as part of the small city's Reagan Trail Days, an annual five-day festival...
Alaska Senate honors Reagan, servicemembers

JUNEAU - The Alaska Senate has unanimously passed a resolution honoring Ronald Reagan. The vote came one day after what would have been the former president's 100th birthday. The measure, which previously passed...
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