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Family Ties At The PSP, Tamil Asylum Seekers In British Columbia

Ross Reynolds
08/19/2010 at 12:00 p.m.

Puget Sound Partnership Jobs Have Family Connections: Washington Congressman Norm Dicks has steered millions of dollars in federal money to the Puget Sound Partnership, the agency led by his son David Dicks. Is there a conflict between family interests and the public interest? KUOW's John Ryan has Part 3 of our series "Inside The Puget Sound Partnership."

A Chilly Welcome For Tamil Asylum Seekers In British Columbia: After crossing the Pacific Ocean from Sri Lanka to Vancouver, British Columbia, nearly 500 Tamil immigrants are now seeking asylum. Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the incident makes him want reconsider the county's immigration law.


Darah Hansen is a reporter for the Vancouver Sun.

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