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Politics

Jim Boldt: “Be Careful What You Ask For: Inslee And A Third Term”

Jim Boldt, President of Duckabush Communications/Public Affairs, wrote the following commentary on Inslee’s decision to run for a third term and the alternative Democrats who...Read More

Grading Inslee’s presidential run

With the sun having apparently set on Jay Inslee’s presidential campaign, we wanted to conduct a post-mortem on the effort. This is commonly done inside...Read More

Jay Inslee ends campaign for Democratic nomination for president

Jay Inslee announced he would no longer seek the Democratic nomination as president of the United States....Read More

Why a sex offender would run for office: Willie Russell’s story

Willie Russell is running for the Snohomish County Council this year. He squeaked through the August primary, and will face Stephanie Wright in November for...Read More

Sen. Bailey announces retirement from state senate

In a letter to Governor Jay Inslee dated August 16, Senator Barbara Bailey (R-Oak Harbor) announced her retirement. Senator Bailey represents Washington’s 10th Legislative District...Read More

Is a new center of power forming in the Republican Party?

One of the most confusing political questions this fall will be on Referendum 88. Yet, ahead of the vote, the campaign is already creating some...Read More

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers tours local health organizations in Spokane

On Tuesday, U.S. Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers toured two Spokane community resources aimed at addressing major health challenges facing the region: homelessness and the opioid...Read More

Cantwell, Murray Announce Major Federal Investment for Rural Broadband in Stevens County

Today, U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Patty Murray (D-WA) announced that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will provide nearly $4 million to increase broadband internet...Read More

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

The Republicans’ best chance at winning the governor’s mansion

Washington State is the state with the longest single party control of the governor’s mansion in the United States. Not California, not Texas, not Vermont...Read More