Jerry Cornfield

Jerry posted 18 stories to Seattle Weekly.
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Why Your U.S. Rep Is, or Isn’t, Attending the Inauguration

While some see attending as an act of respect, others consider it a show of support for Trump.

  • Jan 19th, 2017 1:30am
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Calling it Now: Special Session

Less than a week into the session, lawmakers have already set themselves up for overtime.

  • Jan 12th, 2017 1:30am
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Courtesy of Suzan DelBene
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How Politics Surprised Us, and Didn’t, in 2016

Nationally few things were predictable. Locally, few things weren’t.

  • Dec 29th, 2016 1:30am
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Bernie Supporters Seem to Be Staging a Revolt in the Washington Democratic Party

Progressives want Tina Podlodowski, not Jaxon Ravens, to lead the state party.

  • Dec 22nd, 2016 1:30am
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Meet the Washington Electors Planning to Go Rogue

They are part of a longshot effort to deny Trump the presidency.

  • Dec 15th, 2016 1:30am
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Inslee Is About to Fire the Opening Salvo of the Great 2017 McCleary Fight

Here’s what to watch for.

  • Dec 8th, 2016 1:30am
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee speaks about the need to build more homes in the state. Ryan Murray/staff photo
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Confident of Victory, Inslee Super PAC Is Focusing On Other Races

The decision by Our Washington to pull its cash out of the governor’s race pretty clearly indicates its confidence of an Inslee victory.

  • Oct 27th, 2016 1:30am
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The Cheese (Dorito) Stands Alone: Only One Statewide Republican Is Standing By Trump

Democrats, on the other hand, are all with her.

  • Oct 21st, 2016 10:00am
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Running for Re-election Virtually Unopposed, Ferguson’s Oso Scandal May Not Leave a Mark

His office was found liable in the destruction of documents that may have helped Oso victims prove their case against the state.

  • Oct 20th, 2016 10:00am
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Proposition 1 Needs Support Outside Seattle to Pass. But Not Much.

The tricky math of Sound Transit politics.

  • Oct 19th, 2016 1:30am
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Has the State GOP Given Up On Bill Bryant?

The party hasn’t spent any money on their standard-bearer since the primary.

  • Oct 13th, 2016 9:30am
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