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Morning Wire: Lt. Gov. Heck, Capitol protest, Vaccine race

The session is underway with only modest protests at the legislative building yesterday. Rules were adopted in person that will allow the rest of the...Read More

Morning Wire: Secretary Kim Wyman, Director Lisa Brown, Pre-filed bills

Sunday, the Washington Post reported on President Trump’s conversation with Georgia’s Sec. of State. Today, the majority in the US Senate is decided in Georgia....Read More

Morning Wire: Inslee’s budget, WA media landscape, Rep. Adam Smith

We are getting back in the saddle after slowing our roll a bit ahead of our annual conference. We’ve featured a few of those conversations...Read More

Morning Wire: Sessions, speakers, Re-Wire

Two things should give you hope and make you proud this week. One, Thursday we are expected to have emergency use authorization for Pfizer’s COVID...Read More

Morning Wire will be biweekly this month

We hope you had a great thanksgiving! Regular readers of our Morning Wire newsletter will note that there was no edition this morning. We’re migrating...Read More

Morning Wire: Session logistics, Rep. Adam Smith, DC insider panel

Regular readers of this newsletter will note I was absent last week. We’re migrating to 2x a month through the end of the year as...Read More

Morning Wire: David Postman, Re-Wire Conference, Legislative majorities

Well at least it’s still morning in Hawaii, which is not where my body is but is perhaps where my mind is… Pardon the delay...Read More

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Morning Wire: Election Night in Washington

It feels like, regardless of who wins this year at any level of government, that one chapter of our American story is ending – and another...Read More

Morning Wire: Election night coverage, My COVID experience, Ballot returns

As teed up in item #1, in partnership with TVW, we are hosting what may be the most comprehensive television coverage of Washington State election...Read More

Morning Wire: 42nd LD, Mayor Victoria Woodards, 36th LD

This week the Wire is bringing you election coverage, a new video series, and the Topical Agenda for our 2020 Re-Wire Virtual Policy Conference.  Thank you for reading! Michael...Read More