Sarah Smith’s Democratic insurgent campaign aims for upset in Congressional race
by Jake Goldstein-Street
Sarah Smith is challenging fellow Democrat, U.S. Rep. Adam Smith (WA-9), as part of a national push for more progressive candidates in the Democratic party.
Oct 22, 2018
CD10 Candidate Forum and Straw Poll
by Globalist Staff
Join Counted for our first official event! We’re kicking things off with a candidate forum and straw poll for Washington’s 10th Congressional District. Our straw poll will be a little different—participants will have three ballots each. One will be a traditional choose-one ballot, like those currently used in elections around the state. Another will be […]
Jun 19, 2018
2018 Legislative Preview
by Globalist Staff
Join us as the top leadership from both sides of the aisle of the Washington State Legislature take an in-depth look at the top priorities for the upcoming session and what impact they have on individuals and communities. Legislators Rep. Dan Kristiansen (R-39th District) Sen. Sharon Nelson (D-34th District) Sen. Mark Schoesler (R-9th District) Additional panelist TBA Moderators […]
Nov 27, 2017
Jayapal and Smith push bill to end immigration’s private prisons
by Sarah Corn
The bill also would increase the burden of proof before immigration authorities can detain people, and heighten accountability at detention centers.
Oct 23, 2017
Trump-endorsed RAISE Act would hurt economy — and immigrant families
by Tahmina Watson
Seattle immigration attorney Tahmina Watson analyzes the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act (RAISE Act).
Aug 7, 2017
Congressional candidate Wineberry files police complaint after feeling threatened at traffic stop
by John Stang
Jesse Wineberry, who is black, also says the Seattle Times misconstrued his statements about race. The newspaper agreed, correcting the editorial this week.
Jul 29, 2016
Pramila Jayapal enters Congressional race for Jim McDermott’s seat
by Venice Buhain
State Sen. Pramila Jayapal joins fellow Democrats Joe McDermott, a King County Councilmember, and State Rep. Brady Walkinshaw in the 7th District race.
Jan 22, 2016