Spokane City Attorney to Stay on Despite No-Confidence Vote

Williams, Rochelle
August 2000
Bond Buyer;08/29/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30964, p3
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Announces the decision of Spokane city manager, Hank Miggins regarding the retention of James Sloane as the city attorney in Spokane, Washington. Role of Sloane in the political developments of the city; Opposition of the city council regarding Sloane's employment through no-confidence vote; Disinvolvement of Sloane in parking garage litigation.


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