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Former State Rep. Larry Seaquist will challenge Dammeier in Pierce County Executive race

Former Democratic State Representative and retired Navy captain Larry Seaquist announced his campaign today for Pierce County Executive. The seat is currently held by Republican...Read More

Secretary of State forwards cases of potential double- and cross-state voting to county election officials

The Washington Office of the Secretary of State referred 142 cases of suspected improper voting in the 2018 general election to county election officials today,...Read More

Q&A: Mayor Jon Nehring on building a Republican governing coalition

Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring is the new Chairman of the Mainstream Republicans of Washington (MRW) – an organization founded over 30 years ago to provide...Read More

Q&A: Sen. Marko Liias makes his case for a progressive Lt. Governorship

Senator Marko Liias has launched a campaign for Lt. Governor based on his progressive bona fides and experience as Majority Floor Leader. He’s earned endorsements...Read More

DNC Chair Tom Perez applauds Washington State’s vote-by-mail system

DNC Chair Tom Perez commended both Washington’s vote-by-mail system and Washington Democratic Party Chair Tina Podlodowski on Friday due to the record number of voters...Read More

Q&A: Denny Heck wants to prioritize political civility and economic growth as Lt. Governor

Congressman Denny Heck was set to retire from elected office after a long career in Congress. But after Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib announced his own...Read More

Tarleton calls on Wyman to condemn attacks on vote-by-mail

Rep. Gael Tarleton, Democratic candidate for Secretary of State, yesterday called on Washington’s Republican Secretary of State Kim Wyman to condemn President Trump and the...Read More

Political strategists weigh in on campaigning during COVID-19

With the statewide “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order extended until May 4th—with the chance of another extension not unlikely—it has become clear that political campaigns...Read More

Wyman calls for appropriation of emergency funds for 2020 elections

With the COVID-19 pandemic and its concomitant social distancing measures wearing on, Secretary of State Kim Wyman wrote a letter to Gov. Jay Inslee and...Read More

Q&A: Ann Davison Sattler wants to bring political balance to the Lt. Governor’s office

Attorney Ann Davison Sattler is running for Lt. Governor to bring political balance to Olympia, which she believes is lacking. Sattler ran a spirited race...Read More