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NRA, SAF file lawsuit against City of Seattle over gun safety ordinance

The Second Amendment Foundation (SAF), the National Rifle Association (NRA), and two Seattle residents have filed a lawsuit against the City of Seattle over its...Read More

Court speeds up family separation lawsuit

U.S. District Court Judge Marsha Pechman today granted Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s request to fast-track the multistate lawsuit filed last month against the Trump...Read More

CWU receives final report on sexual harassment allegations against Rep. Manweller, results not yet made public

Central Washington University received the final investigative report regarding sexual harassment accusations against Republican Representative Matt Manweller earlier this month. Though the university received the...Read More

Upcoming primary races to watch

The Secretary of State’s office will mail out ballots this Friday for the upcoming August 7th top-two primary. Of the 49 Legislative Districts in the...Read More

Morning Wire: Primaries to watch, Planned Parenthood, #Seahomeless

A pathway to a Republican Senate Majority, #seahomeless day of media coverage, and a Q&A with Planned Parenthood are all featured in this week's edition...Read More

Q&A with Willa Marth of Planned Parenthood Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands: educational programs, the lawsuits, and federal policy impacts

After the Department of Health and Human Services announced in July 2017 that it would abruptly cut funding for the National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program...Read More

Kastama: The fraught pathway to a Republican Senate majority in 2019

Conventional wisdom in Olympia says that Steve Hobbs is golden to retain his senate seat.  He is a Democrat representing the 44th LD in Snohomish...Read More

Wyman lauds Washington’s election cybersecurity at national conference

Secretary of State Kim Wyman led a seminar Saturday on best practices in election cybersecurity, detailing Washington's multi-tiered security approach....Read More

Sen. Braun: “An open letter to future legislatures to prevent McCleary 2.0”

In an open letter addressed, “Dear Future Legislatures,” Senator John Braun outlines three of the primary lessons learned in the state’s saga to fund K-12...Read More

Cantwell, Senate Democrats call for Judiciary Committee Hearing on family separation

Cantwell and eight colleagues sent a letter calling for an oversight hearing on the Trump Administration’s inability to reunite immigrant children with their families....Read More