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More lawsuits filed against Seattle’s illegal income tax

Three separate lawsuits have now been filed against Seattle’s illegal income tax. The first lawsuit was filed on July 14. Today two more lawsuits were filed, one by...Read More

Inslee statement on Attorney General Sessions’ letter regarding Washington’s marijuana legalization efforts

Washington state has been a ground-breaking leader when it comes to implementing a whole new marketplace for recreational marijuana. I am incredibly proud of the...Read More

Rep. Tarleton awarded Legislator of the Year award for CTE advocacy

State Representative Gael Tarleton (D-Ballard) has received the Washington Business Alliance’s 2017 Career and Technical Education Legislator of the Year award for her advocacy to...Read More

Official Statement from Cary Moon on today’s ballot counts

Today’s ballot counts look very good; we’re still on the right track to make it to the general election this fall and we are ready...Read More

Election night podcast, Elway poll, my thanks

It’s a busy time this week with the primary and the aftermath of health care reform.  We’ve got a couple of insights for you from...Read More

Seattle Mayoral Election: Primary Night Election Parties

August 1 was the primary election and we’ve been watching several races here at the Wire, including the crowded race to become the next mayor...Read More

Building our Re-Wire Policy Conference agenda

  We’re getting excited as the details for our 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference are coming together nicely! The event will have 300-400 senior civic leaders,...Read More

Cary Moon’s official statement on tonight’s primary results

This is an unusually crowded primary, with Seattle voters and candidates flooding forums, town halls, blogs and living rooms with new ideas, visions and energy...Read More

Rep. Tarleton elected Pacific Northwest Economic Region Vice-President

State Representative Gael Tarleton (D-Ballard) was elected as a Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) Vice President last week during PNWER’s 27th Annual Summit in Portland,...Read More

Restored ferry route brings relief to San Juan Islands

After two weeks of delays, the Anacortes-San Juan Islands ferry route was restored to full service this past Saturday. The Yakima’s generator failed on July...Read More