City Hall

Seattle Chamber Begins Organizing for District Elections

Chamber begins a series of district meetings to plan business agenda.

11/12/2014 By Josh Feit

Extra Fizz

Extra Fizz: City Union Endorses McGinn, Dispatches from the Chamber, and More.

Extra Fizz: Dispatches from the Chamber and mayoral endorsements.

10/18/2013 By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett


Extra Campaign Fizz: Meacham Releases Questionnaires

Brad Meacham, running against city council incumbent Bruce Harrell, releases his Seattle Chamber questionnaire and renews call for Harrell to do the same. Meacham has accused Harrell of being soft on the issue of mandatory paid sick leave.

08/24/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Chamber: Paid Sick Leave Will Kill Seattle Jobs

The Seattle Chamber responds to questions about last night's forum on paid sick leave, and argues that mandatory sick leave will hurt Seattle's economy.

07/27/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Local Chamber Pushes Back on Paid Sick Leave Proposal

The Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce does not support a paid sick leave ordinance backed by several small businesses and restaurants.

06/22/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

New Business PAC Will Support KC Transit Fee CASE, the new business PAC, will support a $20 vehicle license fee to pay for Metro Transit service.

06/08/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Alki Foundation to Dissolve

The Alki Foundation, the political arm of the Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce, will shut down and be replaced by a new group with broader campaign abilities and reach.

06/07/2011 By Erica C. Barnett