Jerry Cornfield

Duel of Democrats is a focus of today’s presidential primary

As Biden and Sanders vie for delegates, GOP voters look to show their support for President Trump.

Boeing tax-break repeal is still pending as clock ticks down

Day 57 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

As primary arrives, it’s decision time for Democratic voters

A once crowded field is down to a clear choice between a progressive, Sanders, and a moderate, Biden

Tribes closing in on ability to share sales tax with state

A bill headed to the governor affirms deal the Tulalip Tribes reached with the state and county.

Another manic Friday as state lawmakers work toward deadline

Day 54 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

A dedicated state House works past bar-closing time

Day 53 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

Norma Smith will not seek re-election to the state House

A 13-year veteran, the Clinton Republican wants to pursue her next calling of teaching and mentoring

As the deadline nears, state lawmakers face a few challenges

Disputes over climate policy, Boeing tax breaks and data privacy await resolution before they adjourn.

Dust off that civics textbook: It’s conference committee time

Day 52 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

Bipartisan support to allocate $100 million for COVID-19

Day 51 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

Between budget talks and coronavirus fear, it’s getting real

Day 50 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

Lawmakers may steer up to $10M into coronavirus response

Most of the money is targeted to cover expenses by agencies like the Snohomish Health District.

Death, Boeing taxes, plastic, sex ed, pandemic

Day 47 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

Presidential primary is a hit with voters in both parties

Ballots are roaring in. Still, some voters are peeved at having to choose a party to participate.

GOP senators: Help the private sector tackle homelessness

Day 46 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

This Boeing deal could have ‘clawbacks’ in the ‘snap-back’

The company wants a tax break temporarily repealed. Some don’t want to give it back without new conditions.

Will the Boeing repeal push lawmakers into overtime?

Day 45 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.

Lawmakers find many patches to cover hole in road budgets

Spending plans use transfers and other tools to offset $453M less in revenue due to Initiative 976

Snohomish County prosecutor calls for end of death penalty

Adam Cornell didn’t oppose it until the Supreme Court struck it down. He says that changed the landscape.

Revoking Boeing’s low tax rate would be a revenue windfall

Day 44 of 60 of the 2020 session of the Washington Legislature in Olympia.