Letter to the Editor
Last updated 12/22/2022 at 8:26am
What have we learned since the 2020 election? No matter how ill-founded the lie, if continually repeated for two years--the Big Lie that the 2020 presidential election was stolen--many people will believe it.
Repeating lies has been utilized, sometimes successfully, by presidential candidates before. But previously it’s been used before election, not continually repeated for two years thereafter, never to subvert our democracy, and terminated with electoral results accepted.
Besides promoting the Big Lie, Cathy McMorris Rodgers has successfully used repeated lying to remain in office...