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Officials Turn Shovels On New Delta High

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According to Phil Ohl (STEM Foundation Board Member) “Senator Sharon Brown worked tirelessly through the session and took charge in the final budget negotiations.” Thanks in part to the $5.4 million dollars that Senator Brown was able to help secure during the 2013 Legislative Session, construction of the new Delta...
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Senator Brown named to Nuclear Energy – Task Force

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State Sen. Sharon Brown, R-Kennewick, today announced her appointment to the new Joint Select Task Force on Nuclear Energy. The bipartisan group of state senators and representatives will study the feasibility and economic benefits of increasing nuclear-power production in the state. “As our population grows, getting affordable, clean energy to...
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Voters return Brown to Senate

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Voters are returning state Sen. Sharon Brown to Olympia after she was appointed to a vacant seat earlier this year. She had 12,973 votes, or 75 percent of those counted Tuesday night, and Phillip Lemley had 4,239 votes, or 25 percent. Both ran as Republicans. The campaign was practice for...
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