The Everett Herald reported the “surprise” of Everett police officers when they found the gun lobby listed their endorsement for a measure that they never endorsed:\
The president of the Everett Police Management Association said Thursday that his group has not taken a stand on either ballot measure and it was ‘absolutely a surprise’ to see its name in the pro-591 ad.
‘We knew WaCOPS had endorsed it and we’re fine with that,’ said Greg Lineberry, an Everett police captain. ‘But we haven’t polled our members to know if they support or oppose it.’
Using our name should be our decision and not someone else’s, he said.
Read the full Everett Herald article here.