Stories tagged: undervotes
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 6 a.m.
Spin control: First woman mayor in Seattle in 91 years? Ho hum.
Good for Seattle, which soon will have its second woman mayor, and the first in 91 years. Spokane had three in its last 32.
Sun., Nov. 16, 2014
Spin Control: Slim majorities require focus on party discipline
OLYMPIA – The most ephemeral thing in politics might be big majorities. This should be particularly obvious to Democrats as they look to next year’s Legislature. Six years ago, Democrats …
Sun., Nov. 10, 2013
Spin Control: Undervotes could have brought win to ballot losers
Spokane County’s effort to raise property taxes failed on Tuesday, but it could have won. John Smith could have beat Brian Dansel in Northeast Washington’s 7th Legislative District, Linda Thompson …