A Republican lawmaker wants to tax political campaigns and use the money to teach civics in schools and boost enforcement of the state’s election laws.
Date: 01/28/2016 | The Petri Dish
John Koster is done thinking about running for a seat in the Legislature.He's doing it.Wednesday morning the Arlington Republican with a long political resume
Date: 01/20/2016 | The Petri Dish
Republican Brian Travis has started the campaign for the 2016 election in the 1st Legislative District.
Date: 01/11/2016 | South County Politics
SEATTLE — Early returns in the state’s most-watched House race show Republicans on the way to picking up a seat and trimming the slim majority held by Democrats.
Date: 11/03/2015 | Northwest
Regardless of the outsized attention that the presidential election draws, your vote matters as much if not more in local and state elections, this year determining who represents you on city councils, school boards, fire districts and more and next year as you elect legislators and...
Date: 11/03/2015 | Editorials
If you are a Republican wanting to vote in the upcoming general election for Snohomish County offices, don't bother. There are no Republican candidates for whom to vote. That is the sad outcome of an initiative that the voters in our state approved in 2004. With this initiative, the...
Date: 08/12/2015 | Opinion Columnists
OLYMPIA — Two statewide initiatives are expected to make Washington’s fall ballot.Secretary of State spokesman Dave Ammons said Friday they are Initiative 1401 and Initiative 1366.
Date: 07/18/2015 | Northwest