George Washington Let us raise a standard to which the Wise and the Honest can repair.
— George Washington, Constitutional Convention, 1787

Washington Constitutional Militia

Militia Contacts by County

Adams Cowlitz Island Lincoln Skagit Walla Walla
Asotin Douglas Jefferson Mason Skamania Whatcom
Benton Ferry King Okanogan Snohomish Whitman
Chelan Franklin Kitsap Pacific Spokane Yakima
Clallam Garfield Kittitas Pend Oreille Stevens
Clark Grant Klickitat Pierce Thurston
Columbia Grays Harbor Lewis San Juan Wahkiakum

A link-free version of the above Washington Counties Table is available here.

Purposes execute the Laws of the Union, suppress Insurrections and repel Invasions; — U.S. Constitution, Art. I, Sec. 8, Cl. 16.




Arrests of Bellingham Eight

Following in the pattern of the arrests in Arizona, a militia group of eight persons was apparently entrapped at a meeting that was a setup. Here are reports on their case.

  1. 96/07/29 — Fax and telephone report from Militia of Montana, reported by Paula Demers.
  2. 96/07/29 — Associated Press report on arrests.

Other Washington Patriot Groups

Citizen Crime Prevention & Law Enforcement

Citizens for Liberty — Local legal reform group.


Reformers are known by their adversaries, and it is appropriate that those adversaries be identified and what is known about them be told. They include corrupt and abusive officials, corporations, groups, and individuals.

Adversaries common to all militias everywhere

These are some based in the state:

State of Washington

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