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Courthouse Journal

The Courthouse Journal is the official newsletter of the Washington Association of County Officials. Along with a newsletter to members, WACO also hosts the Courthouse Journal blog.

Feb 18

Leadership Resources for County Government Officials

Posted on February 18, 2021 at 4:48 PM by Melanie Terry

Even though in-person training still may be challenging to plan for your office, there are numerous resources for local county officials to obtain virtually. Through this blog, WACO highlights a few resource pages and articles county officials may find useful for further leadership training.  

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Feb 04

WACO Honors African American History Month

Posted on February 4, 2021 at 8:17 AM by Melanie Terry

WACO is proud to support diversity and inclusion through its communication and publications. In the month of February we are delighted to honor African America History Month. Available on our "Celebrate Diversity" are resources on this special month to use throughout the year.

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Jan 28

Local Governments Call on Congress to Pass Direct Assistance to Cities and Counties

Posted on January 28, 2021 at 3:22 PM by Melanie Terry

On January 28th, 2020 the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), the National League of Cities (NLC) and the National Association of Counties (NACo) called on Congress to pass the direct fiscal assistance to cities and counties in the Biden Administration’s American Rescue Plan.

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