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Morning Wire

Morning Wire: Ballot returns, Rep. Peter Abbarno, Tax benefit performance

Happy Primary Election Day! There are thousands of city council races taking place today that will impact the direction of your local community far more...Read More

Morning Wire: Rep. Derek Kilmer, Cherries, Constantine & Nguyen

Next week is the 2021 primary election. So, we review a couple of the key questions on the ballot this year, all of which are...Read More

Morning Wire: JLARC, “Anti-woke Democrats,” Delta variant

We are back after a bit of a holiday. Welcome new reporter Aaron Kunkler to the Wire team. He’s been covering stories in rural King...Read More

Morning Wire: Rep. David Hackney, Heat wave, K-shaped recovery

We’re taking the next two weeks off here at the Wire for the first half of July, or thereabouts. This newsletter will be back ahead...Read More

Morning Wire: Rep. April Berg, Heat dome, #WAAudit

We have some great candidates for our open reporter position at the Wire, and for another position at our sister-site State of Reform. We’ll take...Read More

Morning Wire: Gun regulations, NIL rights, Re-opening the Canadian border

Thank you to new members who are putting wind in our sails! These include Lisa Macfarlane, Kelsey Christensen-Abel, Renee Radcliff Sinclair, and Thomas Hall. We...Read More

Morning Wire: Q&A w/Sara Nelson, New lead reporter position, Wildfire season

This may be the calm before the storm. Thursday is the last published day on the US Supreme Court calendar to release opinions from its current term...Read More


Morning Wire: Disparities in health outcomes, Guaranteed basic income, June hearings

I’m about to host a conversation with Rep. My-Linh Thai, CEO of CHPW Leanne Berge, and Ali Thomas, MD, of Kaiser Permanente. We’ll talk through...Read More

Morning Wire: Legislative Republicans, Inslee vetoes, Equity statement

After 14 months of COVID, 5,754 residents have passed away from COVID. But, some number of our 7.6m residents have suffered from the trauma of...Read More

Morning Wire: Inslee vetoes, Candidate filing, Rainy day funds

Since the virtual conversation we’re hosting at 3:30 PM today is top of mind, would you like to see more video content at the Wire? Do you...Read More