Washington State House Democrats


Thursday, September 22


Associated Press
Supreme Court: jails not liable for crimes after release
Lawyer: School district must allow after-school Satan club
Razor clam digs delayed by marine toxin levels at Long Beach
State energy panel declines review of Kalama methanol plant
Forecast shows slight rise in Washington state revenues
U.S.: ‘Sweeping victory’ in dispute over Airbus subsidies
Appeals court rejects lawsuit over lawyers for immigrant kids

Aberdeen Daily World 
Clam digs set for October; local numbers decline
Grays Harbor Community Hospital earns Gold Seal of Approval

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)  
WTO ruling is big win for Boeing, Washington state aerospace workers

Everett Herald (subscription required)  
Ballots with insufficient postage will still be counted
Snohomish County budget likely to hit law enforcement agencies
Tired of waiting, Ferguson wants ban on assault weapon sales
Boeing awards $6 million in grants to boost education, training
3 years after Edmonds teen’s death, a reason to celebrate (McAuliffe)
Editorial: Closer look needed at state’s policy on killing wolves

Federal Way Mirror 
Former Federal Way Public Schools teacher accused of stealing from students

News Tribune (subscription required)  
Richard Sherman: ‘Something needs to be done’ about police killings of people of color 
Secret PSE-funded studies say LNG plant poses no off-site danger
Candidate for DNR chief distances himself from Malheur refuge takeover
Matt Driscoll: Will secure scheduling be the next labor movement to make its way to Tacoma?

Peninsula Daily News  
Clallam County jail breaking ground with opioid addiction treatment program

Puget Sound Business Journal 
Boeing distributes $6 million in education grants, says it will be in Washington for decades

Redmond Reporter 
Clarisonic to lay off 120 employees at its Redmond, Kent facilities

Seattle Times (subscription required)  
Sawant, UW researchers clash over impact of $15 minimum-wage law
Seattle school enrollment exceeds forecast, may force teacher reassignments
How the Greenwood explosion and investigation unfolded
Summer was blazing hot — but not in Seattle
Garfield players explain protest as a team dad prepares for ‘The Talk’
‘Elk like open; they don’t like stuff above their head’: I-90 wildlife overpass is under way
Bad drivers make autonomous cars inviting
State doesn’t keep track of old gas lines like the one in Greenwood
Opinion: Replacing coal with natural gas is not a climate-friendly solution
Opinion: Many see through Trump’s charades on foreign policy

Wenatchee World (subscription required) 
Eastmont parks seeking $4 million bond for pool and playground improvements
PUD asks community for more Lake Chelan substation options 

Yakima Herald Republic  
‘Elk like open; they don’t like stuff above their head’: I-90 wildlife overpass is under way
When it comes to protecting Washington state forests, fire can be a friend
Editorial: Toppenish learns how to defy odds on education


Lawsuits claim banks failing to honor loan modifications
Seattle considers 30-day eviction notice for homeless
Fremont Brewery converts waste into energy, fertilizer
Loyal Heights Elementary parents demand overcrowding solution
Boeing invests $6M in local STEM education

New study: Washington state has nation’s 7th worst highway system
Richard Sherman, Garfield High join race relations debate
Lawyer says Mount Vernon School District must allow after-school Satan club
Exposed wires, leaky plumbing, other dangers found in Bellingham student rental properties
Boeing gets OK to sell, lease aircraft to Iran in deal worth up to $25 billion

50 Years Of Activism, Education Highlight Seattle Central College’s History
Cross-Border Conference Yields Cancer Partnership, Innovation Plan
Food Safety Advocate Says E. Coli Scare Shows Need For Restaurant Grading System

Why is Seattle so racially segregated?
Oregon Detective Pioneers New Sexual Assault Reporting Program
Farmworker Groups Seek Ban On Pesticide
Veterans risk homelessness, losing tuition after ITT Tech shutdown

Sound Transit 3: Could it improve commute near JBLM?
Seattle voters will receive $100 in vouchers for campaigns next year

Q13 TV (FOX)  
Pierce County neighbors fed up with squatters; sheriff says his hands are tied
Traffic’s about to get even worse in Tacoma – and stay that way for months
Lawyer: School district must allow after-school Satan club


4 fixes for Washington’s foster-care crisis
‘Safety’ initiative aims to force hotels to unionize
Councilmember asks if Seattle has lost touch with reality

Less Parking, More Light Rail, and No Solution for Homelessness

Slight Boost in Projected Tax Revenues Won’t Fix School Funding Crisis 

Seattle P.I.  
Angle Lake light rail extension to start Saturday
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