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Q&A: Art Langlie plans to bridge gaps in the public sector if elected Seattle mayor

Art Langlie is one of the 15 candidates who have entered their name to be the next mayor of Seattle. Langlie is the grandson of...Read More

Q&A: Modernizing Congress with Rep. Kilmer

The Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress has been working to update the nation’s Legislative branch since its creation in January 2019.  The Committee...Read More

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WA redistricting maps set for release in late Sept.

The Washington State Redistricting Commission is hashing out when to release draft maps, and how to account for people who are incarcerated or committed as...Read More

Dept. of Energy awards Quinault Indian Nation project funding

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $12 million in funding to help 13 American Indian and Alaska Native communities finish projects that will reduce...Read More

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Poll: Bruce Harrell ahead in Seattle mayoral race, many voters undecided

New poll results from the Northwest Progressive Institute were released for four Seattle August Primary election races.  Perhaps the most striking result from the poll...Read More

Washington State Labor Council releases 2021 Legislative Report, and rates legislators based on their voting record

Recently, the Washington State Labor Council (WSLC) released a 2021 Legislative Report, along with ratings for all Washington state legislators, based on their voting records....Read More

Q&A: Redistricting Commission Chair Sarah Augustine

Sarah Augustine was selected to chair the Washington State Redistricting Commission in January. She brings with her extensive experience as the executive director of the...Read More

Rep. Corry appointed to post-COVID task force

Rep. Chris Corry has been appointed to serve on a Washington state task force examining the state’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Corry represents the...Read More

Q&A: Rep. Hackney on collaboration and passing difficult bills

Rep. David Hackney is a freshman legislator representing Washington’s 11th Legislative District. Hackney was Vice Chair of the Capital Budget Committee as well as a...Read More

State leaders react to the passing of former state legislator Mark Doumit

Former state legislator Mark Doumit has passed away at the age of 59. Doumit represented the 19th Legislative District in the state Senate from 2002...Read More