I am writing regarding the recent U. ICBUW and PAX are calling for urgent clarification from the US authorities on both the incidents and its DU policy for the conflict, and for them to swiftly release the targeting data to ensure that the relevant authorities can conduct clearance and risk awareness efforts and to isolate and recover contaminated material. However the radiological munition has been used against personnel, buildings, light vehicles, and other non-armored targets, with instances of use in and around densely populated areas in Iraq and Afghanistan. Secondly, the refusal of the United States to release detailed targeting data in a timely manner has hampered clearance efforts, and undoubtedly increased the likelihood that civilians would be exposed to depleted uranium. The use of DU munitions remains a local issue in your district, since the Naval Magazine Indian Island weapons transfer depot probably shipped the DU munitions recently used in Syria. I have read that the island of Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean is stuffed with planes and bombs, ready for the order to attack, in what could quickly become a nuclear war.
Representative for Washington's 6th congressional district , serving between and He is a member of the Democratic Party. His district was located in the northwestern corner of the state, and includes most of Tacoma. Norman Dicks retired at the end of the th Congress. He is the longest-serving member ever of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Washington.
Final signed paperwork was received July 17, It took nine months but I feel that the agreement meets both parties key objectives. The 9-month time frame is ironic considering I could have birthed a baby in that time period but in this case could have also lost my baby… a winery that is part of the heritage of the North Olympic Peninsula.
Kitsap Caucus A blog about politics and government in Kitsap County as well as Washington state political news as it relates to Kitsap County. There is a cynical way to look at your representative in Congress climbing the ladder of power. There is another way, too.