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When a sex offender runs for office

Willie Russell is a candidate for the Snohomish County Council position 3. He lives in South Everett and is taking on incumbent Stephanie Wright and...Read More

Four subtle changes to expect with Jinkins as Speaker

Jinkins' election signals the House will be a somewhat different place compared to the period under now-former Speaker Frank Chopp....Read More

State leaders react to election of House Speaker-designate Laurie Jinkins

Washington House Democrats elected Rep. Laurie Jinkins as the new House Speaker on Wednesday at a meeting in SeaTac. Jinkins, who represents the 27th LD...Read More

POLITICO calls Inslee “the 2020 Dem who may actually know how to fix health care”

In an article titled, “The 2020 Dem who may actually now how to fix health care,” POLITICO reporter Dan Goldberg highlights Governor Jay Inslee’s accomplishments...Read More

Inslee’s retail politics strategy in California

Governor Jay Inslee spent the first part of the week in California meeting with five Democratic groups during two events as part of his presidential...Read More

House Dems pick new leader next week

The House Democrats will caucus next week to select their new leader and presumptive Speaker. This follows Frank Chopp’s announcement that he will be leaving...Read More

Gov. Inslee introduces national health care plan

Governor Jay Inslee released his health care plan for Americans last week, as part of his 2020 presidential candidacy. Key elements of the plan are...Read More

Q&A with Rep. Davina Duerr, Washington’s newest legislator

Representative Davina Duerr was appointed to the Washington State Legislature to represent the 1st LD at the beginning of July. She takes over the position...Read More

Stanford appointed 1st Legislative District senator

Derek Stanford was unanimously appointed state senator for the 1st Legislative District this morning at a joint meeting of the King and Snohomish County councils...Read More

Rep. Drew Hansen opens exploratory committee for Attorney General

Representative Drew Hansen announced his plans to form an exploratory committee to run for Washington State Attorney General....Read More