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City Hall

Council—and their Advisors—Question McGinn's Downtown Spending Request

The city council, and its policy staff, continue to question the mayor's request for a big expansion of a plan to combat crime downtown.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/25/2013
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City Hall

As Domestic Violence Surges, McGinn Proposes Restoring DV Funding

Mayor Mike McGinn announces plans to fund new domestic-violence services, in the wake of news that domestic violence reports have surged 60 percent during his term.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/18/2013
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Extra Fizz

Extra Fizz: Vulcan News and Gender Equity at the Mayor's Office

Gender pay gap twice as large in McGinn office as city as a whole; pro-density city planner moves to Vulcan.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/17/2013
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City Hall

Friday Afternoon Fizz: McGinn vs. FOX, SLU vs. Downtown, and More

Late-Friday Afternoon Fizz featuring Cascade Bicycle Club, McGinn on FOX, and affordable housing downtown.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/23/2013
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City Hall

McGinn: $400,000 More for Cops

Mayor Mike McGinn proposes spending $400,000 more for overtime to put officers at crime "hot spots" around the city.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/16/2013
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On Other Blogs Today

Early On Other Blogs: Council v. Mayor Edition

An early OOBT, featuring the city council vs. Mayor Mike McGinn.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/15/2013
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Seattle Mayor's Race 2013

Extra Fizz: Independent Expenditures Back McGinn, Murray

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED Who's funding the independent expenditures in the mayor's race?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/16/2013
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That Washington

Feds Say No Regional Review of Coal Trains; McGinn Testifies

As environmental advocates, including Mayor Mike McGinn, head to D.C. to ask for environmental review of coal trains, the Army Corps of Engineers indicates they won't look at regional or international impacts.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/18/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Council Scuttles McGinn's Proposed Ship Canal Bridge Study

The city council scuttles Mayor Mike McGinn's proposal to study a new bridge for light rail to Ballard and scales back his Eastlake transit study proposal.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 06/17/2013
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Light Bulbs, Light Rail, and Successful Students

Today’s picks for civic nerds.

  • By Anna Chatilo
  • Published 03/12/2013
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City Hall

Mayor, Council Spar over Parking Rate Change in Chinatown

In a duel over data, council members spar with the mayor over decision to lower parking rates in Chinatown.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 03/07/2013
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On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Linking the States, Advising the Mayor, and More

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 03/05/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Tuesday Jolt: Gun Control, SPD Reform

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 03/05/2013
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Isn't It Weird That

Isn't It Weird That ...

Some weird things we noticed about the McGinn narrative, and the McGinn

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 02/15/2013
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On other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Coal, Reimbursements, and "Legitimate Rape"

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/29/2013
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Isn't It Weird That

Isn't It Weird That...

Pot investments, PDC enforcements, and strange bedfellows.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/28/2013
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Opinion

Harrell's Candidacy Further Diminishes McGinn's Chances

A former McGinn supporter argues that Bruce Harrell's entry into the mayor's race further diminishes the mayor's already dwindling chance for reelection.

  • By Yusuf Cabdi
  • Published 01/16/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: Two Losers—McGinn and Murray.

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 01/10/2013
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City Hall

McGinn Announces Reelection Bid Amid Sonics Rumors

Amid rumors that investor Chris Hansen is poised to buy the Sacramento Kings, Mayor Mike McGinn announced his reelection bid today.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/09/2013
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On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Exit Interviews and a Seller's Market

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/07/2013
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