US Senator — Maria Cantwell

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.
Oct 17, 2018

Congressional District 7, US Representative — Pramila Jayapal

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Washington Supreme Court, Position 8 — Steve Gonzalez

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Legislative District 37, State Senator — Rebecca Saldaña

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Legislative District 30, State Senator — Claire Wilson

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

King County Prosecuting Attorney — Dan Satterberg

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Congressional District 9, U.S. Representative — Adam Smith

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Legislative District 39, State Senator — Claus Joens

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Legislative District 32, Representative Position 1 — Cindy Ryu

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Legislative District 46, State Senator — David Frockt

Candidates on the November general election ballot answer questions from The Seattle Globalist.

Trump proposal chills immigrant enrollment in public services

Confusion and fear over a proposed amendment to existing rules on immigration is causing some King County immigrant families to back away from government-funded services.
Oct 3, 2018

Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor comes to Seattle with a message for children

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor answered questions submitted by attendees — and encouraged kids to step forward for a hug.
Sep 12, 2018

Environmental justice at center of carbon fee initiative

Backers of Initiative 1631 say it was important to address the needs of the people most affected by pollution — who often are communities of color and low-income communities.
Aug 23, 2018
Varisha Khan spoke at a rally protesting the supreme court's ruling to uphold President Trump's travel ban (Photo by Cathy You)

Seattle rallies to #StandWithMuslims as SCOTUS upholds Trump’s travel ban

The #NoMuslimBanEver campaign organized a protest and Day of Action on the steps of the US Courthouse in downtown Seattle, after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the travel ban 5-4.
Jun 26, 2018

Inslee announces $1.2M immigration legal grant, as Trump signs reversal on family separation

The announcement came as Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday that stops the practice of separating families who enter the country without documentation as parents await asylum or immigration proceedings.
Jun 21, 2018

Jayapal calls for hearings on separation of asylum-seeking families

Many of the 200 detained immigrants, most of whom are asylum seekers, were mothers separated from their children, according to Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal.
Jun 13, 2018

Third DACA decision opens the gate for new applicants

A George W. Bush-appointed judge called the Trump administration's roll back of DACA "capricious and arbitrary."
Apr 25, 2018

What Trump’s support for Israel means for Seattle’s Jews

As the Trump administration prepares to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, American Jews are far from unanimous about the president's policies.
Apr 18, 2018

Two sixth-graders performing national anthem take a knee at Mariners’ game

One of the girls says that she was showing support for the Black Lives Matter movement.
Apr 4, 2018

Washington officially recognizes Cesar Chavez Day

Washington now will recognize and observe the federal commemorative holiday for the labor activist.
Apr 2, 2018