Ron Sims is going to DC and the speculation about his replacement is in full tilt (he'd pretty much like it to be anyone but Larry Phillips). Here you can keep track of his statements on leaving, responses from other King County politicos, and most important, the future of his Twitter feed:
Tuesday, Feb. 3
"Will Sims End Homelessness?" 9:52 a.m.
Monday, Feb. 2
"Sayonara, Ron" 9:53 a.m."The Sims Announcement" 10:42 a.m.
"And the County Council Response" 11:38 a.m.
"Sims Twitters From the Future" 11:53 a.m.
"Sims to Council: Don't Pick Phillips" 1:38 p.m.
"Phillips to Sims: Yay For You" 1:57 p.m.
"Does Sims Have the Stomach for D.C. Politics?" 10:17 p.m.