Category: Parenting

Mommy’s Girl Strikes Again

The charm10GREGIORE_126ed life of the well connected – Courtney and Scott.

How un-revolutionary, the political patronage demon raises its ugly head, again!  It wasn’t but five plus months ago that this girl was appointed to the Seattle Community Colleges’ Board of Trustees by her mother the lameduck guv Christine Gregoire.   It was shocking bad form then, a clear case of nepotism, but this is just as bad if not worse.  Courtney hasn’t even had the time to learn the territory that goes with her other patronage job, and here she is claiming one that is even more complex and requires far more business acumen and experiential heft than the other one, Port Commissioner. Continue reading