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Morning Wire: Pfizer’s vaccine development, ESD, Rural health care

DJ Wilson is needed elsewhere today, so I’m bringing you this edition of Morning Wire. General Election ballots will be mailed to Washington voters this...Read More

Morning Wire: 8th CD, Re-Wire 2020, Fiscal impact of wildfires

There are 28 days left until Election Day. There are 68 days left until the Electoral College meets. Congress convenes on January 3rd (99 days),...Read More

Morning Wire: Revenue Forecast, Health policy update, Maia Espinoza

We took the liberty of building you a Bingo card ahead of tonight’s presidential debate. I wouldn’t add alcohol to this game, though. I expect a black...Read More

Morning Wire: Budget submissions, OSPI debate, Political rallies & COVID

The third quarter is almost to a close. What a year 2020 has been already, and yet the division of the general election still lies...Read More

Morning Wire: Kalama methanol facility, Leanne Berge, Schools districts & COVID

Thank you to former Senator Bill Finkbeiner, soon to be former Senator Hans Zeiger, as well as Ruth Schubert, Antonio Ginatta, and Hallidie Haid. They’ve...Read More

Morning Wire: Loren Culp, COVID & Wildfires, Washington exports

I’m sorry to have to say this, really for a host of reasons. But, I feel like I have to tell you that the Seattle...Read More

Morning Wire: 10th LD, Inslee endorses Anderson, OSPI Debate

Thanks to Randy Bolerjack, Stephen Buxbaum, Sydney Zvara, Catherine Suter, and Sarah Clifthorne for your recent contributions to support the Wire! We appreciate your support...Read More

Morning Wire: Monisha Harrell, COVID trends, Stevens County commissioners

With Conventions taking place, elections dividing us, and our media often pointing us towards our lesser angels, we have tried to build the Wire as...Read More

Morning Wire: Rep. J.T. Wilcox, 10th CD general election, Lt. Governor write-in campaign

Learn to trust the Wire. We’ve been bringing you news and insights among the state policy community well ahead of other outlets, providing a window...Read More

Morning Wire: Primary results, GFS deficit, Lt. Governor’s race

We have some reflections on last week’s primary teed up for you in this issue, and a belated note of “Welcome to the world!” to...Read More