Stories tagged: cindy wendle
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019
Spokane council president race now even tighter, recount possible; disputed council races still close
The already tight race for Spokane City Council president narrowed even further on Friday and could be heading toward an automatic recount. The race between Councilwoman Karen Stratton and challenger …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
The gap between candidates for Spokane City Council president was cut by more than half after additional ballots were counted on Thursday, indicating the race will go down to the …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 6, 2019
County elections officials offered an updated tally of the votes on Wednesday that was good news for those held a lead after the initial results rolled in on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 2, 2019
Council president race gets less civil, with Wendle defending doctored photograph, PAC calling her ‘reptile’
Cindy Wendle used a distorted photo of Breean Beggs in a recent mailer, and Wendle was the target of a recent uncivil ad calling her a “hollow-eyed reptile.” While Beggs …
Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
The Spokesman-Review asked the candidates for Spokane City Council president a series of questions about city policy and priorities in an attempt to glean further insight into their priorities and …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 26, 2019
A new ad for Cindy Wendle laments the sharp rise in drug-related crime in downtown Spokane. But a new ad for her opponent, Breean Beggs, celebrates a decrease in crime …
Fri., Oct. 25, 2019
In a 30-second spot released this week by a candidate for Spokane City Council president, a brief scene shows a row of tents shaking in the wind. But the footage …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 18, 2019
Whether it was Nadine Woodward and Ben Stuckart for mayor, or Breean Beggs and Cindy Wendle for City Council president, candidates for public office laid out different plans for addressing …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
Breean Beggs has detailed solutions for Spokane’s most pressing issues. But Cindy Wendle asks why, if he’s an effective leader, haven’t they already been implemented?
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Sponsor Michael Cathcart said the measure is intended to make sure the city remains competitive in business recruitment.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
Shawn Vestal: Realtors and other rich interests are pouring money into funds to back Nadine Woodward and other Spokane candidates
As special-interest money pours into local elections, do donors with $50 to contribute deserve 100 or even 1,000 times less free speech than the deep pockets? What about people without …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019
The candidates for mayor and city council president debated the city’s approach to homelessness at a forum at the Spokane Public Library on Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019
Homelessness will be the topic of debate between mayoral and City Council president candidates at the downtown Spokane Public Library on Sept. 5.
Sun., Aug. 11, 2019
Northeast Council District’s light voter turnout was weakness for Mike Fagan’s council president bid.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019
The picture that emerged on Tuesday night remained essentially unchanged after more votes were counted Wednesday in the primary election for Spokane City Council president, setting up a contest between …
Sun., Aug. 4, 2019
Ben Stuckart and Nadine Woodward have raised – and spent – nearly the same amount of money in their campaigns for mayor. Both describe their base of support as diverse, …
UPDATED: Sun., July 14, 2019
Four candidates hope to past the primary election for Spokane City Council president.
UPDATED: Fri., June 28, 2019
Spokane City Council candidates were divided on how to make Spokane safer and reduce homelessness, with some arguing for mandatory drug treatment and more police, and others saying more housing …
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019
Seven candidates have filed for the City of Spokane’s two top positions on the first day of filing.