Washington State House Democrats


Tuesday, June 28


Associated Press
State Sen. Hill of Redmond says his lung cancer has returned
Washington is one of the worst states for drivers
Court upholds reach of US gun ban for domestic violence
Volkswagen to pay Washington state $26 million
Supreme Court rejects pharmacists’ religious rights appeal
Appeals court: Washington must fix salmon-blocking culverts

Bainbridge Island Review
Replacement of fish-blocking culverts must continue

Everett Herald (subscription required)
State must fix culverts for salmon passage, court says
EvCC to receive $3.9 million for high-tech job training
Traffic-enforcement camera debate resurfaces in Lynnwood
Editorial: Volkswagen to pay Washington state $26 million
Washington Post Editorial: More doctors should offer HPV vaccine to young teens

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
State must replace hundreds of culverts, U.S. appeals court affirms

Mercer Island Reporter
City adopts ordinance to allow cameras on school bus stop arms

News Tribune (subscription required)
Check fireworks rules before lighting that sparkler
Eugene Robinson: Brexit’s cautionary tale for Trump supporters

Puget Sound Business Journal
PAY EQUITY: The teen who fought for equal pay at a pizza parlor
WSU creates software that could lead to livestock vaccine

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Guest essay: Why it’s so important to understand concepts like white privilege and white fragility
New coding boot camps to start this fall at Seattle Central College
FYI Guy: From ocean to Idaho border, state becoming less white
Stink rises over proposed fee for septic systems in King County
Court official threatens not to sign civil commitments to Western State
Lieutenant-governor candidate wants to restrict guns in Legislative Building (Habib)
‘We are everywhere’: Abortion-rights activists loom large on Capitol Hill Monday night
Abortion-rights advocates hold Capitol Hill rally to celebrate Supreme Court ruling
Opinion: If Congress can’t act on gun control, local communities must
Opinion: FBI cameras in Seattle need to be regulated by the public — not secretly imposed on the public

Seattle Weekly
Assphalt: Sounder Wifi Sucks, But it May Stop Sucking Soon

Skagit Valley Herald
Marijuana retail landscape rapidly changing

Yakima Herald Republic
Appeals court: Washington must fix salmon-blocking culverts
Local abortion-rights advocates hail ruling for women’s health


Supreme Court rejects Washington pharmacists’ religious rights appeal

Washington advocates say abortion ruling won’t end debate

Rigorous training under way for state’s wildland firefighters

Rest Breaks Are One Big Issue In Negotiations Between Tacoma General Nurses And MultiCare
Obama Cautions Against ‘Hysteria’ Over Brexit Vote
Fallout From Supreme Court Ruling Against Texas Law’s Abortion Restrictions
Supreme Court Rules Domestic Abusers Can Lose Their Gun-Ownership Rights
Obama’s New Clean Energy Goal For North America: 50 Percent By 2025
Gov. Inslee directive targets more LGBTQ inclusive workplaces for state agencies
For low-income kids, summer learning opportunities are hard to find
MyNorthwest.com (KIRO FM)
Washington advocates say abortion ruling won’t end debate
Seattle will now destroy all unused police handguns

Q13 TV (FOX)
Report: Expect to pay more to live near mass transit


Affordable housing: The ‘infinitely scalable’ solution
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