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New Polling Says Inslee Is Vulnerable, Jayapal Says She's "Seriously Considering" McDermott Seat

Inslee only leads Bryant (who?) by nine points.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/07/2016

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It's O'Brien Versus Johnson for Sound Transit Board Appointment

A new Sound Transit board member and a new Elway poll.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/06/2016

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O'Brien Makes Homelessness Top Issue at City Hall, Empowered Harrell Channels New Council Members

A day of speeches at the new city hall.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/05/2016

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U.S. Representative Jim McDermott Expected to Announce Retirement Today

Veteran liberal congressman expected to retire, herd of candidates expected to run.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/04/2016

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The Final Word of the Year from the Year's Biggest Winner

Calling herself an urbanist, brand new at-large city council member Lorena González gets last say on the G-word, growth.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/31/2015

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The Biggest Story of 2015

With 10,000 homeless people in King County and at least 67 deaths on the streets, homelessness was the local story of the year.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/30/2015

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More City Hall Hires Cap Off Year for Urbanists, Socialists

Council staffs taking shape at city hall.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/29/2015

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Labor Groups Gear Up for Statewide Minimum Wage Campaign

Ballot initiatives for 2016 and liberals against taxes.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/28/2015

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The Biggest Sinners of 2015

Seattle politics in 2015, as explained by the Seven Deadly Sins.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/24/2015

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Key Homelessness Advocate Abruptly Leaves City Job

After just five months, all star homelessness advocate leaves city gig.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/23/2015

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Civil Rights Takes Center Stage at City Hall

New council members bring a new agenda to city hall, but does it include transit?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/22/2015

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Freshman City Council Members Pick Up Key Committee Assignments

Transit nerd Rob Johnson lands plum assignment.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/21/2015

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Sound Transit Three Looks at Nearly $1 Billion for New Parking Stalls

Sound Transit's parking agenda and the city council's legislative agenda.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/18/2015

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State Legislature Gets a C+ on Racial Justice

The best and worst legislators according to social justice group Washington Community Action Network.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/17/2015

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Harrell Says Easing Restrictions on Pot Stores Threatens Communities of Color

Legislation aims to disperse pot stores, but Harrell wary of unintended consequences.

  • By Josh Kelety
  • Published 12/16/2015

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Despite Unanimous Council Vote, Murray Criticizes Ride Share Workers Rights Bill

After 8-0 vote, Murray says Uber bill too costly and burdensome on city.

  • By Josh Feit and Josh Kelety
  • Published 12/15/2015

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Council Challenges Uber on Worker Rights, Murray Challenges UW on Affordable Housing

O'Brien legislation would allow collective bargaining in "gig economy," Murray letter admonishes UW

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/14/2015

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More Sound Transit Money and Less Upzoning

A bigger tax bill for Sound Transit Three and fewer upzones in the grand bargain for housing?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/11/2015

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The Case for Lidding I-5

McDermott votes to oppose visa restrictions, Seattlish annotates Seattle Weekly, and Northwest Urbanist makes a compelling case for a central park.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/10/2015

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City Says It Can't Disclose Recipients of Tax Breaks

Tax breaks and Trump.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/09/2015
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