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Remembering Bill Anders

THIS EPISODE OF THE NORTHWEST POLITICAST: We learned late Friday Apollo 8 astronaut William Anders was killed in a plane crash off the San Juan Islands. He is probably best known for taking the iconic ‘Earthrise’ photograph showing the planet as a shadowed blue marble from space. We’ll bring you what we know and hear from Anders himself about what it was like to orbit the moon, courtesy of the archive of our partner station KONA.

PLUS: We’ll tell you why Washington Republicans are opposed to including fiscal impact statements on ballot initiatives.

AND: Why some politicians oppose a certain type of meat.

Guests include

 

THIS EPISODE OF THE NORTHWEST POLITICAST: We learned late Friday Apollo 8 astronaut William Anders was killed in a plane crash off the San Juan Islands. He is probably best known for taking the iconic 'Earthrise' photograph showing the planet as a shadowed blue marble from space. We’ll bring you what we know and hear from Anders himself about what it was like to orbit the moon, courtesy of the archive of our partner station KONA.

PLUS: We’ll tell you why Washington Republicans are opposed to including fiscal impact statements on ballot initiatives.

AND: Why some politicians oppose a certain type of meat.

Guests include Washington State GOP Chair Jim Walsh, Northwest Newsradio’s Tim Hohl, and ABC’s Jason Nathanson.

The Northwest Politicast with Jeff Pohjola: From this Washington to that one, Jeff Pohjola will explore the issues and politics of the week. Frequent guests and top analysts break down the news to get to the heart of what matters most.

 

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