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Seattle PI: McGinn Says Schools Need "Fundamental Change"

McGinn calls for "fundamental change" at Seattle Public Schools.

03/02/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Transportation Choices: Pierce Transit Prepares for 35 Percent Cuts

Transportation Choices Coalition: Pierce Transit starts planning for 35 percent cuts to service beginning in October.

03/01/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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PI: Upzoning South Lake Union Would Have "Significant Impacts" on Traffic

The PI.com reports on a new environmental study that finds upzoning will have a relatively minimal impact on South Lake Union.

03/01/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Connelly: Congress Declares Victory Over Biodegradable Plates

The Seattle PI's Joel Connelly reports: Styrofoam, banned from the US Capitol as part of a waste-reduction program, is back thanks to the new GOP House majority.

02/28/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Washington Policy Blog: Lack of Transparency Continues to Frustrate Republican Senator

State Sen. Jim Honeyford is fed up with the majority in the Senate scheduling hearings without proper notice.

02/28/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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AP: Competing Rallies in Olympia

02/26/2011 By Josh Feit

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Slog: Drug Czar Kerlikowske to Meet with Seattle Times Over Pro-Pot Editorial

Gil Kerlikowske headed to Seattle to lobby the Seattle Times.

02/25/2011 By Josh Feit

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SeattleCrime.com: Why Cops Do/Don't Live in Seattle

SeattleCrime.com: Why Seattle police do and don't live in the city.

02/25/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Spokesman Review: Senate Razzing Continues

Spokesman-Review: The razzing on the senate floor continues.

02/25/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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PI.com: The Seattle Schools Scandal

02/25/2011 By Josh Feit

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SeattleCrime.com: Amid Rising Crime, UW Police Could Face Major Cuts

SeattleCrime.com: Even as crime at the University of Washington has risen, the school may be forced to cut back on crime prevention.

02/24/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Seattle Times: Boeing Wins Tanker Contract

Seattle Times: Boeing wins $35 billion air tanker contract.

02/24/2011 By Josh Feit

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SeattleCrime.com: Where Seattle Police Live

SeattleCrime.com: Fewer than one in five Seattle Police Department officers live in Seattle.

02/23/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Olympian: Voters May Be Asked to Decide Fate of Caged Chickens

The Olympian reports on a potential initiative that would ban the practice of keeping egg-laying hens in cruel, confined conditions.

02/23/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Seattle Times: Seattle Public Schools Scandal and Opportunity

Seattle Times reveals a financial scandal at Seattle Public Schools that could be an opportunity for Mayor McGinn to fulfill his campaign vow to hold them accountable.

02/23/2011 By Josh Feit

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Seattle PI: Seattle Port Commissioner Bill Bryant Pondering A Run For Governor

Seattle Port Commissioner Port Commissioner Bill Bryant may take a shot at the governor's seat in 2012.

02/23/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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MSN: Columbia City Among Top 10 "Revitalized Neighborhoods" in US

MSN: Southeast Seattle's Columbia City is one of the top-10 "revitalized neighborhoods" in the US.

02/23/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Seattle PI: DC Budget Bill Could Bust State Budget

Budget cutting in DC are set to take valuable funds away from the state.

02/22/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Walking In Seattle: Drunk Driver Who Hit Five Pedestrians Gets Less than Three Years

Walking in Seattle: A drunk driver who mowed down five pedestrians last year in a pickup truck full of empty beer cans gets less than three years in jail.

02/22/2011 By Erica C. Barnett