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Candidates for Lt. Governor to debate on July 15th

The Washington State Wire is hosting a debate between candidates for Lt. Governor on July 15th, at 7:00 pm PST. The debate will follow a...Read More

10th Congressional District Candidate Debate: Full Video and Highlights

Last night, six candidates running for Congress in Washington 10th District convened virtually for a 90 minute debate on climate and environmental policy, economic policy,...Read More

Washington 10th Congressional District Candidate Debate slated for July 1st

On Wednesday, July 1, Washington State Wire and The Nature Conservancy in Washington will host virtual debate between six candidates for the 10th Congressional District...Read More

Morning Wire: Pre-filed bills, Gary Locke, Cyrus Habib, Kristine Reeves

We had a big week last week at Re-Wire, with 250 attendees, 42 elected officials, and many of the conversations teed up for next year’s...Read More

Morning Wire: 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference

Since we are one week out from our 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference, and since the event tees up some of the most important topics worth...Read More

How increasing diversity is changing Olympia

The changing demographics of the legislative community are increasingly reflective of the changing composition of Washington State’s communities. Around the country and in Washington State, these...Read More

Morning Wire: 2020 race for governor, Committee days, the implications of a Capital Gains Tax

We re-launched the Wire about this time three years ago. Our goal was and is to provide an additional, thoughtful voice to cover state politics,...Read More

Re-Wire Keynote: A Conversation with Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib

Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib will be the Afternoon Keynote Speaker at the 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference. Lt. Gov. Habib serves as the President of the...Read More

What are the implications of a Capital Gains Tax in Washington State?

True to form, the 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference will serve as a platform for conversations that could feature prominently during the upcoming legislative session. One...Read More

Detailed Agenda for 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference is now available!

The Detailed Agenda for our 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference on December 10th is now available! Like the Washington State Wire, the 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference is a non-partisan,...Read More