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The governor is pushing for reform of a real estate excise tax that House Democrats failed to pass.
A lawmaker’s statewide plan would remove culverts, redo the U.S. 2 trestle and fund many other projects.
In an annual rite, lawmakers are already putting bills in the hopper they want to debate next year.
With a signature issue and a federal PAC, he is well-positioned for entry into the 2020 contest.
Tina Podlodowski is facing a challenge from Jason Call, who is pushing for a more progressive agenda.
The state has never had so much money to spend on government. Inslee says it is still not enough.
The ex-lawmaker runs a small state agency, so when he shared that essay on Facebook, people noticed.
So were gun-safety advocates. But the governor and others concerned about climate change came up short.
Democrat Ivan Lewis is battling Republican Robert Sutherland, and history, in the 39th district.
Last time, in 2010, it was Democrats. This time it’s conservatives. Either way, it’s opaque misdirection.
If a citizen panel approves the raises in February, Eyman vows to pursue a referendum to repeal them.
AG Ferguson is still waiting for financial records from the Mukilteo initiative promoter.
Gov. Inslee warns of a $1.5 billion gap and says there are few ways to bridge it.
A special commission will soon set salaries for state officeholders, including the governor.
The candidates agreed to televised debates in Tacoma and Spokane — unless the Senate is in session.
Republicans may find votes by making the election a referendum on the Democratic governor’s agenda.
The GOP candidate has raised little money, and state House Republicans don’t have much to help him out.
While those ballots don’t get counted, taxpayers still must pay the Postal Service for delivering them.
A judge has doubled the fine for the initiative promoter’s failure to produce records.
The state Supreme Court nullified a remarkable compromise over police use of deadly force.