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Gov. Jay Inslee talks about homelessness and the climate

Gov. Jay Inslee talks about homelessness and the climate

During an Editorial Board interview, he also discussed a wide range of other issues on the state agenda.

 

Lawmakers aim to act on guns and pot, taxes and apples

Lawmakers aim to act on guns and pot, taxes and apples

There’s a wide range of subjects they hope to address when the 2020 session begins next month.

 

Democratic incumbent Rep. Adam Smith of Washington’s 9th Congressional District (right) and challenger Sarah Smith discuss the issues facing the district during a forum the Mirror hosted on Sept. 19. Andy Hobbs/staff photo

Smith vs. Smith: Two Democrats Clash in 9th Congressional District Forum

Democratic socialist Sarah Smith seeks ‘bold new progressive vision’ in bid to replace incumbent Adam Smith.

 

Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald

Election Chief Deems Eyman’s ‘B.S.’ Too Vulgar for Voter Pamphlet

Requested to edit his argument against a sales tax increase, the conservative activist refuses.

Photo by Michael O’Leary/Everett Herald
Gage Skidmore/via Flickr

Washington State Politico Beat Sheriff Joe Once, and He’s Ready to Do It Again

With Arpaio talking about running again, Ron Dotzauer just has to laugh.

Gage Skidmore/via Flickr
Photo by Agatha Pacheco

Effort to Launch National People’s Party Has Local Ties, Inspirations

Not to be confused with the Seattle Peoples Party, organizers nonetheless are encouraged by Nikkita Oliver’s success.

Photo by Agatha Pacheco
Muslim Americans rally at the Women’s March in Seattle in January 2017. Photo by Sara Bernard
Muslim Americans rally at the Women’s March in Seattle in January 2017. Photo by Sara Bernard
Photo courtesy of John Urquhart for Sheriff
Photo courtesy of John Urquhart for Sheriff
Sawant endorses Grant and Oliver. Photo via Jon Grant’s Twitter

Established Labor Is Pissed At Seattle’s New Left

With ally Ed Murray on his way out, local labor is losing its patience for leftist upstarts.

Sawant endorses Grant and Oliver. Photo via Jon Grant’s Twitter

Why Did a Democratic Staffer Leave a Bunch of Party Financial Information at the PDC’s Front Door?

And why didn’t the PDC investigate what the financial information said?

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