Politics

Gov. Inslee and Gov. Raimondo write op-ed supporting Dreamers

Governor Jay Inslee and Governor Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island wrote an op-ed featured in Newsweek yesterday. The op-ed praises the contributions Dreamers make to the...Read More

WPC: Why we invited Betsy DeVos to speak

WPC lays out its thinking on their invitation to Sec. DeVos to discuss education at their upcoming annual dinner....Read More

Interview with Lori Augino, Washington State Director of Elections, on Russia hacking attempts and modernizing state elections systems

Recently, the Washington State Secretary of State released a statement that the Department of Homeland Security had notified the office that Washington State was one...Read More

Hotel Housekeepers, Grocery Clerks, Janitors, and Child Care Providers Unite For Cary Moon For Mayor

Cary Moon is proud to announce support from service workers unions representing more than 20,000 hard working women and men in Seattle. UFCW 21 and...Read More

Inslee appoints Mary Kuney to Spokane County Commission

Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Mary Kuney to the Spokane County Commission. Earlier this month, the commission could not agree on filling a vacant seat and voted...Read More

Wire Poll: Durkan opens a commanding lead for Seattle Mayor

In the latest Washington State Wire poll, Jenny Durkan has opened a commanding lead in her race to become Seattle’s next mayor. She leads her...Read More

Public policy, the will of the voters, and the Seattle Seahawks

“Across all demographics, the 12s are contagious. It’s for everybody.” In this quote, King County Council member Jeanne Kohl-Welles was reflecting on the role of...Read More

Four reasons Dave Reichert runs for governor in 2020, and four reasons he won’t

Republican Congressman Dave Reichert’s recent announcement of retirement from Congress has gotten a number of folks thinking about his open seat.  The 8th CD voted...Read More

Dhingra holds lead over Englund in new poll

A poll conducted by Myers Research | Strategic Services shows that Democratic candidate Manka Dhingra has a double-digit lead over her Republican opponent Jinyoung Englund....Read More

Podcast: Axelrod interviews Sen. Patty Murray

David Axelrod’s “Axe Files” is one of the most important podcasts in America today. It includes a set of interviews with folks from across the...Read More

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