This just in…

Lovely event on Friday, April 8, at the Tualatin Country Club, to support an affordable housing initiative.

I was seated with a bunch of Washington County elected officials. In the middle of the first speech, Katy King texted me with the note, “Federal shut-down averted.” I wrote it on a business card and passed it to State Rep. Margaret Doherty.

She sighed, passed the card to a county commissioner. He sighed and passed it along to a city councilor. The note made it all around the table.

It was like having our own private wire service.

Best. Girlfriend. Ever!

About danahaynes

Dana Haynes is the author of ICE COLD KILL (2013), BREAKING POINT (2011) and CRASHERS (2010) from Minotaur and St. Martin's Press.

Posted on April 9, 2011, in Blog. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: