A very unpopular Republican health care plan falters, a citywide paid maternity leave plan for Seattle, and a Washington State Supreme Court Justice’s concerns with federal immigration agents near courtrooms.
(Maybe) this will be the year a bipartisan effort gets Washington paid leave for new parents.
City employees have it; now council member Lorena González sets sights on paid family leave in the private sector.
Ballot initiatives for 2016 and liberals against taxes.
Sawant lone no vote as council passes budget.