Arthur Ruger is a social worker employed by the State of Washington and serves as President of Local 970 of The Washington
Federation of State Employees.
Born in Idaho in 1946, he is a charter member of the Baby Boomers who after study at six institutions of higher learning,
managed to graduate with a B.A. in Russian Studies from the University of Houston, Texas.
An adamant believer in the new power and need for a blogging community, Arthur and his wife, Lietta D. Ruger, publisher
of Dying to Preserve the Lies write several blogs by specific topic. The blogs are listed on the
links page at this site.
A Viet Nam Era Veteran and a member of The PropWash Gang, Arthur and Lietta have been active members of St. John's Episcopal
Parish in South Bend, Washington, where both have preached monthly sermons. In addition to an intense interest in
the American political and regious scene Arthur's leisure interests are families, writing, reading, home improvement, human
spirituality, poetry and sports.
8 children, 12 grandchildren
Other Family is our handsome dog, TurnerJake, who think's he's the mayor of Bay Center, WA, and a dumb cat, Lance who's
a victim of the War in Iraq because he couldn't go to Germany with his real family and was Left Behind (the real kind
and not the Lahaye fantasy) to make friends with us.
"I drive a Mercury Mountaineer with my wife's permision and my 1985 Toyota Diesel pickup without her permission - any damn
time I want."