Washington State House Democrats


Tuesday, August 26


Associated Press
Seattle Police release full report on SPU shooting
Hunter hired by Washington state kills 1 wolf
Special enrollment period for WA health exchange
California quake warning system not in Washington
Employment security office faced with layoffs
Inslee tells Army he opposes Lewis-McChord cuts

Bothell-Kenmore Reporter
DNR encourages fire safety this Labor Day weekend

Op-ed: Local View: No Child rules unfairly give schools black eye

The Daily News
Local districts send out NCLB ‘failing school’ notifications

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Stillaguamish Tribe gets ‘long overdue’ reservation
Op-ed: What Oregon, Washington do right in heading off public corruption
Editorial: About those ‘failing’ schools

Mercer Island Reporter
A DUI in Washington state will cost you plenty

New York Times
Grain Piles Up, Waiting for a Ride, as Trains Move North Dakota Oil (Port of Seattle)

News Tribune (subscription required)
California quake warning system not in Washington
State IT agencies proposing consolidation to build on 2011 mergers of agencies

Renton Reporter
Boeing, BOC Aviation announce order for 82 airplanes

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Seattle home prices rising more slowly
State boarding ban delayed until justices can rule
Health-exchange problems prompt special enrollment period
Gamers helping UW in Ebola research
Best bang for your college buck? UW ranks 6th
Support staff growth modest here, while nationally it explodes

Seattle Weekly
Back to the Future with Washington’s Time Capsule
Seattle’s Long Road to Socialism
If an Earthquake Hits Seattle, We’re Kind of Screwed

Skagit Valley Herald
S-W resists coal train option

Spokesman Review
Fixes for insurance exchange have cost
Washington praised for approach to pot sales
Hunter hired by state kills one Stevens County wolf
State Employment Security workers face layoffs
Editorial: Math bias just doesn’t add up for boys, girls

Voice of the Valley
Rural neighbors upset over possible marijuana warehouses in neighborhood

Yakima Herald Republic
Governor’s climate tour stops in Yakima Valley today
Report lauds state for cautious approach to marijuana sales
Medical marijuana could reduce painkiller abuse, study suggests


Police release 300-page report on SPU shooting
State decides to kill, not scare, wolves

Report details ‘chaos and confusion’ during SPU shooting

Buyers Of Underage Sex Get Little Jail Time, New Study Shows
Washington Supreme Court Puts Hospital Boarding Decision On Hold
Out Soon: Long-Awaited Scientific Volume On ‘Kennewick Man’ Skeleton

After Wildfires, Dams Fail In North Central Washington
The Fate Of Boeing Rests With Tomorrow’s Machinist Union Vote

MyNorthwest.com (KIRO FM)
Packing heat: Washington cities with the most handgun licenses
How should school policies evolve with changing legalities and culture of marijuana?

NW Public Radio
A Trip Down The Un-Dammed Elwha River
Yakima Election Change May Effect Entire Northwest

Q13 TV (FOX)
SPU shooting: Cops talk of chaos, dazed students, suspect’s comments
Concerns raised in Pierce County over McNeil Island sex offenders settling there
Ready for an earthquake? Older Seattle homes undergo seismic retrofits


HDC Advance
Washington to receive new STEM grant funding

With Zillionaires In It to Win It on Initiative 594, Should NRA Just Lay Down Its Arms and Go Home?
A Simple Guide to Fisking a Seattle Times Editorial

Should Washington State Eliminate Our Statute of Limitations on Rape Charges?