Washington State House Democrats


Monday, August 8


Associated Press
Lawsuit: State does too little for developmentally disabled
Kennewick diversity commission seated after Facebook flap
After new stations open Sound Transit sees crowded trains
Low-income families in Bellevue avoid eviction
Time needed for Hanford ecosystem to recover from fire
Evacuation order lifted in central Washington wildfire
Washington jails fail to provide voting access, report says
Ichiro Suzuki Gets 3,000th Career Hit In Major Leagues

Aberdeen Daily World
Hoquiam neighborhood divided over homeless camp
Capital punishment has steep price tag
Longtime county treasurer announces his retirment

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
Fisheries frustrations

What needs to change to maximize marijuana’s benefits to Washington residents?
In Our View: Tuition Cuts a Win for All
Washington 10th in U.S. immigrant population

Kirkland Reporter
Palumbo widens lead on Moscoso in latest 1st District Senate primary returns

Peninsula Daily News
On marine patrol with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Court fines total $36M in McCleary school-funding case. But will they ever be paid?
Management of state’s fisheries still making waves
UW has $1 billion backlog in building repairs
Smaller households among Seattle renters mean they aren’t yet in the majority
Editorial: Seattle should make negotiations more visible to the public
Editorial: Charter-schools lawsuit is another unwanted distraction
Westneat: No reward for honesty on Trump in state’s GOP enclave

Spokesman Review
Officials looking for woman who brought dead bat to Health District
Spokane County Democrats call on David Condon to resign as mayor
Washington Air Guard officer dies during overseas deployment
Spokane Public Schools reach tentative contract with SEA
Editorial: How should the city handle economic development?


Residents rejoice over plan to save Bellevue affordable housing complex
Skyrocketing rent stretches non-profit budget

DNA of sexually motivated criminals not being entered into database
Disability rights group sues Washington

Artist Transforms Washington’s First Public Housing Project

Should nurses be allowed to work like doctors at the VA?
A Seattle-area gun owner asks: Do we really need these weapons?
What It’s Like To Be College-Bound And Worried About Your Immigration Status

MyNorthwest.com (KIRO Radio)
Sound Transit board selection will be poison to group’s efforts

NW Public Radio
Wash. Secretary of State OK’s Five Minor Party Presidential Candidates For Fall Ballot

Q13 TV (FOX)
Donald Trump, Tim Kaine plan stops in Washington state


It’s do-or-die time for Seattle police reform
Washington primary sets up November contests

The Latest Results and the Latest Proposal

Joe McDermott Concedes in Race for 7th Congressional District. It’s Jayapal vs. Walkinshaw for November. (Jayapal, Walkinshaw)