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Race to watch: Spokane’s mayoral election

With five weeks until the general election, Spokane’s mayoral race continues to heat up. The race features current Spokane City Council President Ben Stuckart facing...Read More

AG Ferguson sues to block Trump Administration from diverting billions for border wall

Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit last week to block the Trump Administration’s plan to “reprogram” funding for more than $3.6 billion in congressionally...Read More

Q&A: Rep. Paul Harris discusses receiving death threats over his vaccine bill

Representative Paul Harris represents Washington’s 17th Legislative District in eastern Vancouver and parts of southwest Clark County. He serves as the Caucus Chair of the...Read More

Keynote: Legislative leaders discuss the dynamics of the Washington State Legislature

Last week, Senate Majority Leader Andy Billig, House Minority Leader J.T. Wilcox, and House Appropriations Committee Chair Rep. Timm Ormsby offered their thoughts on state...Read More

Becker calls for consequences after no evidence found to support Das allegations

In June, freshman Senator Mona Das claimed there were racist, sexist, and hateful comments made during closed-door meetings of the Senate Democratic caucus. The accusation...Read More

Joshua Freed, Entrepreneur and Former Bothell Mayor, Announces Campaign for Governor

Joshua Freed’s campaign sent the following email on Friday announcing his candidacy for Governor. Joshua Freed, one of Puget Sound’s premier local homebuilders and a...Read More

Sound Transit breaks ground on Lynnwood Link Extension project

Sound Transit broke ground at the Lynnwood Transit Center on Tuesday, signaling a major milestone in the construction of the Lynnwood Link Extension project. Sound...Read More

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