Washington State House Democrats


Thursday, June 30


Associated Press
Appeals Court: cities must make roads safe for bicycles
State regulators fine railroad transportation company
Group sues to force pollution disclosure at Washington dam

In Our View: Build It So They Can Come

The Daily News
Overhaul of state medical marijuana law starts Friday 

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Tim Eyman ordered to surrender tax records to investigators
Vote on fireworks ban lights up both sides of the issue
Harrop: Nothing new — or damaging to Clinton — in ‘final’ Benghazi report
Editorial: Blood, financial donations help Bloodworks Northwest save lives

Federal Way Mirror
International runners stop at Federal Way youth camp to share message of peace

Kirkland Reporter
Anti-heroin resources limited, but growing

Puget Sound Business Journal
Inslee fills 10 spots on new cancer research funding board
What’s next regarding the Affordable Care Act?
Observations: Seattle throws bad programs at homelessness problem
Seattle Central College gets $3.8M grant for IT training
Editorial: Tech can look to Boeing for talent training

Redmond Reporter
Eastside Leadership Conference at Microsoft focuses on technology of the future

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Billionaire Paul Allen donates $1M to build housing for homeless in Columbia City
King County drops plan for septic-system fee
Rep. DelBene calls for immigration reform after high court’s deadlock decision
Judge orders Tim Eyman to release financial records to Attorney General
New system to house the homeless could ‘work out really great or really bad’
Bellevue schools weigh banning many short-term suspensions
Opinion: Our future is in green energy not aging, costly nuclear plants

Skagit Valley Herald
Medical marijuana database may not be ready by deadline

Yakima Herald Republic
Report hails Washington preschool program as one of nation’s best
Washington Post: A pilgrimage for immigration tolerance 


State AG reacts to Hanford safety: ‘that pi***es me off’
Possible growing pains for medical marijuana system
Transitional housing pilot project gets Allen Foundation funding boost

Seattle police one step closer to adding body cameras
King County program intended to keep kids in family disputes out of detention

Washington’s Prepaid Tuition Program Has Received More Than 15,000 Refund Requests Since Last Fall
Washington’s Watershed Conditions Continue to Decline
Think Tank Says Oregon Corporations’ Share Of Tax Burden Is Declining

Mayor Murray to Seattle’s homeless: ‘We want to work with you’

NW Public Radio
Tribal Sovereignty Is Hot Topic At Gathering Of Native American Leaders In Spokane

Q13 TV (FOX)
Gun shop owner calls for firearms industry to boycott City of Seattle
Billionaire Paul Allen donates $1 million for homeless housing in Seattle
State regulators fine railroad transportation company


Seattle media all in on #SeaHomeless project

Herbold, Sawant Question Industry Report on Secure Scheduling

Seattle P.I.
Washington one of the worst states for drivers
Jungle outreach update: 109 remain, Murray not planning to evict
What 31 science orgs just told Congress about climate change