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Legislature sues Governor Inslee for unconstitutional vetoes

Jason Mercier is the Director of the Center for Government Reform at Washington Policy Center and is based in the Tri-Cities.  He wrote the following commentary on...Read More

Protesters rally at public hearing on Tacoma LNG project

In downtown Tacoma on Tuesday afternoon, hundreds rallied in opposition to Puget Sound Energy’s (PSE) Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) facility project on the Tacoma Tideflats....Read More

Jim Boldt: “Be Careful What You Ask For: Inslee And A Third Term”

Jim Boldt, President of Duckabush Communications/Public Affairs, wrote the following commentary on Inslee’s decision to run for a third term and the alternative Democrats who...Read More

Grading Inslee’s presidential run

With the sun having apparently set on Jay Inslee’s presidential campaign, we wanted to conduct a post-mortem on the effort. This is commonly done inside...Read More

Insurance Commissioner releases 2020 legislative priorities

Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler recently released his 2020 Legislative Priorities....Read More

Jay Inslee ends campaign for Democratic nomination for president

Jay Inslee announced he would no longer seek the Democratic nomination as president of the United States....Read More

Morning Wire: New power center on the right, Referendum 88, Sen. Barbara Bailey

We are rounding the home stretch of summer. With Labor Day ahead, school is about to start, general elections are about to kick in, and...Read More

Why a sex offender would run for office: Willie Russell’s story

Willie Russell is running for the Snohomish County Council this year. He squeaked through the August primary, and will face Stephanie Wright in November for...Read More

Sen. Bailey announces retirement from state senate

In a letter to Governor Jay Inslee dated August 16, Senator Barbara Bailey (R-Oak Harbor) announced her retirement. Senator Bailey represents Washington’s 10th Legislative District...Read More

Is a new center of power forming in the Republican Party?

One of the most confusing political questions this fall will be on Referendum 88. Yet, ahead of the vote, the campaign is already creating some...Read More