State Elections HEADLINES
Seattle is on its way to electing a new mayor.
A national push to create a $15 minimum wage found a new source of momentum Tuesday as an initiative on the issue built an early lead in the airport city of SeaTac.
Even as opponents of Initiative 522 break fundraising records, a few large U.S. companies that spent money last year to fight mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods in California have been sitting out this year’s fight in Washington.
A new report by the Washington State Academy of Sciences says Initiative 522s requirement to label genetically modified foods could come with costs to consumers.
Live election results for the 2013 primary election
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The Pierce County Republican Party scrambled Thursday to expedite the replacement of state Sen. Mike Carrell, who died Wednesday of complications from treatment for a blood disorder.
The executive director of the Democrats state Senate campaign committee is being investigated after indications that he made improper expenditures using the groups money, lawmakers said Saturday.
As Washington state lawmakers begin voting on legislation in the House chambers this week, they will record their yeas and nays on a new roll-call system that cost more than a half million dollars.
The Pierce and Kitsap County boards interviewed Gig Harbor Democrats Todd Iverson and Nathaniel Schlicher on Thursday for a vacancy in the Legislature. With control of the Senate resting on a scalpel’s edge, they sent emergency room doctor Schlicher to Olympia.
BLAINE, Whatcom county – Republican Attorney General Rob McKenna and challenger John Ladenburg, a Democrat, clashed on just about every subject Thursday during a lively 60-minute debate.
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