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Meet Washington’s New Legislators: Panel 1

Five soon-to-be legislators convened at the 2020 Re-Wire Virtual Policy Conference for a panel conversation on their respective backgrounds, reflections from the campaign trail, and...Read More

Congressman Adam Smith discusses policy making in the Biden administration, political extremism, and more.

Rep. Adam Smith from Washington State‚Äôs 9th Congressional District has served in the US House of Representatives since 1996. He is the Chairman of the House...Read More

Senate Democratic Campaign Chair Jamie Pedersen reacts to election results

Senator Jamie Pedersen, Chair of Washington Senate Democratic Campaign (WSDC) was optimistic on election night that his caucus would expand it’s majority. Speaking to Wire...Read More

Secretary of State Kim Wyman on election integrity in Washington State

With the COVID-19 pandemic dragging on and the 2020 election drawing near, states around the country raced to expand mail-in voting and looked to Washington...Read More

Video and Highlights – Going Back to School: COVID and Education Equity

On Wednesday, the Washington State Wire and City Year Seattle-King co-hosted a virtual conversation about COVID-19 and Education Equity. The conversation centered around what to...Read More

Video & highlights from our Juneteenth virtual conversation

On Friday, June 19, the Wire hosted a virtual conversation about racism, recent protests, and how Washington State policymakers should think about enacting reforms to...Read More

Wire Insider: Stuart Elway

Longtime public opinion analyst and President of Elway Research, Inc, Stuart Elway returns as a “Wire Insider” to discuss how the 2020 elections are shaping...Read More

Wire Insider: Bernal Baca

Bernal Baca is the Executive Director of Centro Latino, Tacoma. He joins us as a “Wire Insider” to discuss the work being done by groups...Read More

Wire Insider: J. Norwell Coquillard

J. Norwell Coquillard is the Executive Director of the Washington State China Relations Council. Formerly, he was chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in...Read More

Wire Insider: Kamau Chege

Kamau Chege is the manager of the Washington Census Alliance, a statewide coalition of 55 organizations led by and working in communities of color. Ahead...Read More