Friday Dec 6
Seattle Gay News
Jamie Pedersen to succeed Ed Murray in Senate, Brady Walkinshaw to take Pedersen's House seat
Murray, of course, will take office as Mayor of Seattle on January 1. According to procedure, when a vacancy occurs in the state legislature, the Precinct Committee Officers of the legislative district recommend a ranked list of three potential successors, and then the King County Council appoints a replacement.
Gay Man Chosen for Pointless Job
Last night the 43rd District Democrats elected Brady Walkinshaw , a relatively progressive Cuban American and certified homosexual, to represent the central-Seattle district in the legislature's house starting next month.
Forget fake; nothing beats live Christmas trees
When it comes time to put up the family Christmas tree, many Americans skip the corner lot and head straight to the attic.
Old news: There was a Smucker's plant in Wenatchee
WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY LESS THAN 5 MPH OVER CENTRAL AND EASTERN WASHINGTON AS WELL AS NORTHERN IDAHO.
Secret US-Iran talks set stage for nuke deal
From left, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns, chief U.S. nuclear negotiator Wendy Sherman and Vice President Joe Biden's top foreign policy adviser Jake Sullivan appear in file photos.
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Initiative 591 is a Dangerous Step Backward for the Safety of Washington Families
I-591 seeks to prevent the people of Washington from closing loopholes on gun sales that allow criminals and others to purchase firearms without a background check.