Burien council candidates supportive of “sanctuary” policies gain lead

A political battle over Burien's “sanctuary” law heavily influenced its city council campaigns and the candidates supporting the law made late gains.
Nov 10, 2017

González, Mosqueda take huge leads for Seattle council seats; Durkan ahead for mayor

Supporters of González and Mosqueda also lauded the increased influence of people of color — especially women of color — in local politics.
Nov 8, 2017

After outcry on police accountability, does it play a role in Sheriff’s race?

After a summer of community outcry on police shooting accountability, where do the Sheriff's candidates stand?
Nov 2, 2017

At The Peoples Debate, we asked the people

We talked to people attending the Peoples Debate what questions they had on their minds as they consider their choices for Seattle mayor.
Oct 31, 2017

Seattle Peoples Party hosts general election face-off

Moderator and former candidate Nikkita Oliver will host Cary Moon and Jenny Durkan (mayoral race), and Jon Grant and Teresa Mosqueda (council position 8).
Oct 26, 2017

Judge blocks Burien ballot measure to repeal “sanctuary” policies

The question of whether to repeal Burien's policies prohibiting officials from asking about immigration status or religion will not be on November's ballot.
Sep 18, 2017

The Seattle Globalist — and you — ask the candidates

Submit your questions for the candidates for the Seattle mayor's race, and the races for Seattle city council.
Aug 24, 2017

Burien voters will decide whether to revoke “sanctuary city” law

Burien's "sanctuary city" law — blocking officials from asking people about immigration or religion — will be in the hands of voters.
Aug 8, 2017

Changing Eastside demographics — and big money — affect state senate race

The 45th District will determine which party controls the State Senate — and the candidates reflect the Eastside's shifting demographics and politics.
Jul 26, 2017

The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Larry Oberto

Mayoral candidate Larry Oberto answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.
Jul 14, 2017

Immigrant, communities of color group to host mayoral candidate forum

The Coalition of Immigrants, Refugees and Communities of Color will host 12 Seattle mayoral candidates as part of its voter education initiative.
Jul 12, 2017

The Seattle Globalist asks the Mayoral Candidates

For the 2017 primary, we asked Seattle's Mayoral Candidates to answer six questions on topics of interest to Seattle Globalist readers.
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The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Jessyn Farrell

Mayoral candidate Jessyn Farrell answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.

The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Harley Lever

Mayoral candidate Harley Lever answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.

The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Tiniell Cato

Mayoral candidate Tiniell Cato answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.

The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: James Norton

Mayoral candidate James Norton answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.

The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Nikkita Oliver

Mayoral candidate Nikkita Oliver answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.

The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Jenny Durkan

Mayoral candidate Jenny Durkan answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.
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The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Cary Moon

Mayoral candidate Cary Moon answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.
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The Seattle Globalist asks the Seattle Mayoral Candidates: Casey Carlisle

Mayoral candidate Casey Carlisle answers our questions regarding issues impacting immigrant communities and communities of color in Seattle.