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Town of La Conner passes resolution in support of Ukraine

Late U.S. House speaker Tip O’Neill famously said that all politics is local.

La Conner town officials have taken that adage a step farther with the council unanimously adopting an impassioned resolution drafted by Town Administrator Scott Thomas supporting Ukrainians in their spirited defense against the deadly Russian military campaign terrorizing their nation of 40 million people.

Dan O’Donnell, a retired U.S. Navy captain and past mayor, first suggested the town issue a resolution in support of Ukraine.

It’s not just any boilerplate resolution, either.

Thomas’ language was striking.

He sta...


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