Voters tell legislators to stop being so greedy or get out

Commentary | November 15, 2006 | By John Burbank | Everett Herald

Was that a blue tide that came across our state last week? It might be interpreted as a partisan blowout, but that discounts the fact that the winners, the Democrats, could not have won without the votes of independent and Republican voters. So while the Democrats gained huge majorities in our state House and state Senate, they did so because of the votes of hundreds of thousands of Republicans and independents.

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