Upcoming Conference | 2019 Re-Wire Policy Conference, Dec 10, 2019 Register

Grants awarded for Puget Sound salmon restoration

The Washington State Salmon Recovery Funding Board and Puget Sound Partnership announced last week that they gave 64 different grants, totalling $45 million, to counties...Read More

Q&A: Rep. June Robinson on health care, homelessness, and the House Speaker election

Representative June Robinson represents Washington’s 38th Legislative District in Snohomish County. She serves as both a member of the House Health Care & Wellness Committee...Read More

AG Ferguson argues court should force Trump Administration to stop mistreating immigrant children

Attorney General Bob Ferguson today joined 19 other attorneys general in support of a lawsuit seeking to force the Trump Administration to provide safe, sanitary...Read More

Morning Wire: Inslee’s debate performance, Convening Panel, Sen. Mona Das

Some of the most important topics in Washington State politics, written with smart brevity for your quick read....Read More

Stanford appointed 1st Legislative District senator

Derek Stanford was unanimously appointed state senator for the 1st Legislative District this morning at a joint meeting of the King and Snohomish County councils...Read More

Report: Seattle ranked 12th best “global startup ecosystem”

Startup Genome, an organization that aims to support startup success, recently released its 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report. The report ranks the best startup ecosystems...Read More

Mona Das: meetings in the legislature full of “hate, misogyny, racism and sexism”

Recent remarks from Senator Mona Das describe closed-door meetings in the Legislature as full of "sexism, racism, and misogyny."...Read More

U.S. Rep. Heck introduces bill to rescind Wounded Knee Massacre medals

Last week, U.S. Representative Denny Heck introduced legislation to rescind the 20 Medals of Honor awarded for actions at the 1890 Wounded Knee Massacre....Read More

Rep. Drew Hansen opens exploratory committee for Attorney General

Representative Drew Hansen announced his plans to form an exploratory committee to run for Washington State Attorney General....Read More

Washington’s path to clean energy can also save orca—and salmon they need to thrive

Tom France, a Regional Executive Director of the National Wildlife Federation, wrote the following letter to the editor in response to a recent op-ed from...Read More