Peter Jackson is the former editorial-page editor of the Everett Herald. Follow him on Twitter @phardinjackson
Donald Trump at a 2013 gathering of conservatives
A container ship at the Port of Seattle, one of the nation's largest movers of products into and out of Asia.
A Western Washington forest scene
A warning sign near the Hanford Nuclear Reservation
Olympic National Park
Lake Ingalls is a popular destination in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness.
A portrait of Xi Jinping by a French artist
The president, the. military and 9/11 Commissioners understand the urgent need to defend our "cyber domain." But what about the American public and our polarized Congress?