MONDAY, SEPT. 17, 2018
This year’s campaigns for seats on Washington state Supreme Court have shaped up to be relatively tame affairs.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 16, 2018
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, challenger Lisa Brown differ on what to do about the Social Security system.
Some basic rules of polls.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 15, 2018
Carbon-fee initiative has supporters with deep pockets and opponents with even deeper ones.
Other states are watching what Washington voters do on Initiative 1631, Gov. Jay Inslee said.
MONDAY, SEPT. 10, 2018
Supporters and opponents of gun control initiative campaign didn’t pause while the courts decided whether it would be on the ballot.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 9, 2018
What if John McCain won the Washington primary in 2000 and went on to win the White House?
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5, 2018
Task force grapples with protecting private information from constituents as it reviews public records law.
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers urges Twitter to do a better job of removing offensive tweets to restore the public’s trust.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 4, 2018
Initiative 940 will pit once and possibly future allies against each other this fall.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 2, 2018
Calling reporters “dirty, godless, hateful” shouldn’t disqualify Matt Shea from serving on a legislative task force on the Public Records Act.
FRIDAY, AUG. 31, 2018
Judge lifts order barring the state Department of Fish and Wildlife from killing an injured wolf from a Ferry County pack preying on cattle.
THURSDAY, AUG. 30, 2018
Primary candidates seek hand recount of ballots in what they believe are suspicious precincts.
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 2018
Initiative 940, which changes the rules for reviewing cases of the police use of deadly force, must go on the November ballot, a divided Washington Supreme Court rules.
MONDAY, AUG. 27, 2018
State government offices were ordered to lower their flags to half-staff Monday and leave them there through the weekend to honor Sen. John McCain, the Arizona Republican who died Saturday.
Federal judge continues ban on posting plans on the internet to print plastic guns on 3D printers.
SUNDAY, AUG. 26, 2018
Sen. Cory Booker urges Democrats to stand up in this “moral moment.”
Could we really be breathing coal smoke from Mississippi, as Gov. Jay Inslee suggested?
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 2018
Mead School District officials and the district’s teachers union have reached a tentative contract agreement, with union members scheduled to vote on it Monday evening.
FRIDAY, AUG. 24, 2018
Washington voters will get to vote on a gun control initiative this November after all.
THURSDAY, AUG. 23, 2018
Gov. Jay Inslee calls for Rep. Matt Shea to step down from the legislative Public Records Act task force, but the House’s top Republican says that’s not Inslee’s decision to make.
Washington plans to sue Trump administration over proposed loosening of coal regulations.
TUESDAY, AUG. 21, 2018
Paul Manafort conviction, Michael Cohen guilty pleas show “growing cloud of corruption” around President Donald Trump, Sen. Patty Murray says.
Federal judge urges Congress and the Trump administration to face up to the potential problems of untraceable guns that can be created from computer files and 3-D printers.
State auditor finds some accounting problems at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, but improvement over a 2016 examination.