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Loren Culp and Republican candidates pitch their campaigns to voters at Redmond rally

Republican gubernatorial nominee Loren Culp made an appearance in the city of Redmond recently for a campaign rally. The second stop in a series of...Read More

Inslee orders rework of wolf management policies

Wolf advocates celebrated today after Gov. Inslee issued a directive reversing a Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission (DFW) ruling governing the killing of wolves involved...Read More

Sen. Joe Nguyen calls on Legislature to reject austerity measures

Senator Joe Nguyen of the 34th Legislative District (White Center) has launched a petition calling for the State Legislature and Governor’s office to reject an...Read More

Washington’s imports and exports increased in July, but trade is still below 2019 levels

Trade data released by the U.S. Census Bureau today shows that the value of exports from Washington increased by 15.0 percent in July, after falling 39.1...Read More

King County Council passes implementation plan for $318 million education investment

This week, the King County Council unanimously passed the implementation plan for the Puget Sound Taxpayer Accountability Account (PSTAA), which will trigger an investment of...Read More

Morning Wire: 10th LD, Inslee endorses Anderson, OSPI Debate

Thanks to Randy Bolerjack, Stephen Buxbaum, Sydney Zvara, Catherine Suter, and Sarah Clifthorne for your recent contributions to support the Wire! We appreciate your support...Read More

“Day-to-day” issues expected to tip the scales in tight 10th LD general election contests

After competitive primaries for all three of its seats, Washington’s 10th Legislative District is proving to be one of the state’s most closely divided swing...Read More

Putting summertime election polling in context

Labor Day is just a week away, and with that comes what many consider to be the final sprint toward the general election. August’s Republican...Read More

Inslee endorses challenger to Democratic incumbent in 5th LD

Over the weekend, Jay Inslee took the unusual step of publicly endorsing a Democratic challenger to a Democratic incumbent senator. In the 5th LD, incumbent...Read More

Washington’s SharedWork program garners praise

Washington States’s SharedWork program was praised in a recent New York Times article about the “often overlooked” benefits of job sharing programs. Officially titled short-time...Read More