Washington State House Democrats


Wednesday, September 30


Associated Press
Advance notice of oil train shipments still in the works (Farrell)
State reaches deal with Haggen, laid-off workers to be paid

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
Uber, similar companies could roll into Bellingham
State AG: Haggen plans to pay laid-off workers on time

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Editorial: Could Flex Pass limit gas tax?

News Tribune (subscription required)
Larry LaRue: Tacoma conference on youth suicide is technical — and personal
Police body cameras back before Legislature

Olympian (subscription required)
Editorial: State AG right to hold SEIU accountable.

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Tim Eyman refuses to answer questions about investigation
Time running out on Seattle family’s ‘golden ticket’ to housing
Council chooses Kuderer to succeed Hunter in state House
Latest results from major study shows preschool isn’t always beneficial
Community meetings this week on Seattle school start times
Environmental groups seek end to all Arctic Ocean drilling
Westneat: A lost art: tallying the real cost of transit taxes
Op-Ed: Don’t misconstrue causes when trying to stop gun violence
Op-Ed: Stronger gun laws needed to fix public-health crisis

Skagit Valley Herald
State DOT says bridge conditions improving

Spokesman Review
Planned Parenthood to reopen in temporary location in Pullman
Houseboat owner, gunshot victim sue Park Service rangers in Kettle Falls incident
Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness still mostly closed by fires
Editorial: Service dog certification law may reduce confusion for business owners


Opinion: Mercer Islanders showcase a purer form of entitlement

Seattle P.I.
Incoming House speaker: Export-Import Bank will ‘stay failed’; labor secretary predicts it will be revived

The Morning News: The University of Washington Adopts $15, a Fatal Motorcycle Crash Shuts Down I-5
Washington Will Get a Federal Grant to Design a Paid Parental Leave Program

The Stand
DOL grant to study funding WA family leave (Robinson, Keiser)
Progressive income tax needed to meet our ‘paramount duty’