Category Archives: Seattle politics

Election leaves dynamic Seattle in quiet mode


Status quo seems to be the message from voters Continue reading

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In Seattle, voting on an initiative about … initiatives


Measure easing access is being pushed by Tim Eyman, whose living comes from pushing initiatives Continue reading

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Elusive truths in Seattle-centered battle over GMO food labeling


Panicked food industry pours huge resources into opposition Continue reading

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In Seattle mayor’s race, candidates try to out-liberal each other


Incumbent Mike McGinn and challenger Ed Murray push progressive agendas Continue reading

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World headline writers gun for Seattle’s Starbucks


New no-guns-please policy becomes media fodder Continue reading

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Looming spotlight: Seattle suburb vote on $15 minimum wage


City of SeaTac measure may draw national attention Continue reading

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In Seattle, TV humor show might affect issue-less mayor’s race


“The 206″ has a real chance to define the two candidates and thus the outcome Continue reading

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Is Seattle really all that much against government snooping?


Amazon.com is trying to do a big deal with the CIA. Continue reading

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Brown bags, Bezos and ballyhoo: Another week in Seattle


City election for mayor likely to draw far-flung notice as November nears Continue reading

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In Seattle mayor’s race, politics run the gamut from A to A


It’s hard to tell the nine liberals apart on the issues Continue reading

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Mayor’s race in Seattle: Zzzzzzzz


Crowded field hasn’t done much to create excitement, define issues Continue reading

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New Seattle TV humor show is a little light on Seattle humor


“The 206″ seeks an audience in an area not known for giggles Continue reading

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Monumental Seattle (Part 3)


Did you know about the local tribute to Confederate veterans? Continue reading

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It turns out Murder Inc. isn’t expanding in Seattle


City’s killing rate for 2012 is poised to be lower than average Continue reading

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Seattle lawyers maybe not so liberal as local population


King County Bar Association system of evaluating judges is under attack Continue reading

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