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Morning Wire: Protests, Marilyn Strickland, ERFC forecast

“We have to make an effort in the United States, we have to make an effort to understand, to go beyond these rather difficult times…...Read More

Morning Wire: Rep. Beth Doglio, Special Session, Cascade Care

A special thank you to the Washington Realtors for re-affirming their Event Sponsorship of our fall event, the 2020 Re-Wire Policy Conference! We’ll hold the...Read More

Morning Wire: Sen. Rebecca Saldaña, Incumbents who didn’t file, Our “new normal”

First, let me say thank you. I didn’t know what to expect when I announced last week that we were re-shaping our revenue model as a result of...Read More

Morning Wire: Rep. Jesse Johnson, Budget deficit, Campaign finance reports

Increasingly, there is the realization that this economic disruption could lead to social disruption, the likes of which could alter the course of our republic...Read More

Morning Wire: Sen. Joe Nguyen, Construction industry re-opens, Candidate filing week

Our partisan divisions have made one thing clear: America can’t stay fully closed and yet we can’t fully re-open. Even states proactive in closing like...Read More

Morning Wire: Marko Liias, Health policy & COVID-19, Mainstream Republicans

This is hard. Staying at home is hard. Distance learning is hard. Watching businesses collapse is hard. Watching loved ones get sick is hard. None...Read More

Morning Wire: Reopening the economy, Divide among Republicans, Cliff Mass

Thanks for all of your feedback about the value we provide here at the Wire. I appreciate it. It’s informing how we will continue our...Read More

Morning Wire: Denny Heck, City & county finances, Economic indicators to watch

Last night, I caught up on your comments and feedback in our Annual Reader Survey. They were generally warm, kind and heartening. So, in a crazy...Read More

Morning Wire: Rep. Jake Fey, LG race, Vetoes by Gov

It’s that time of year when we’d like to get your feedback on how we’re doing. So, we put together our annual feedback tool to survey...Read More

Morning Wire: Steve Hobbs, Ann Davison Sattler, COVID-19

It is good to see Washington State move down the list of states with the highest number of COVID infections. We were first; now we’re seventh....Read More