Letters from the community
August 1, 2018
Cheap shot should backfire
It is always easy to attack a public person who has served in office for any length of time. Usually they have stood for something and taken tough votes in their careers. So it is with Kathy Coffey.
Kathy has been a stalwart for the city and county of Yakima. I have disagreed with Kathy on more than one occasion, but I have never questioned her motives, honesty, or her values. She always has the best interest of the people she represents at heart, and I always know where she stands.
A long public career in non-partisan positions has occasionally required her to work with individuals across the aisle to get things done. Anyone with experience understands that is...