Washington State House Democrats


Tuesday, November 8


Associated Press
Sorority, frat events banned at Washington State University
Man charged with manslaughter in stray bullet death of woman
Mental hospital failed to report possible patient abuse 
End of the road: What to watch for in today’s election

Bainbridge Island Review 
Elections officials keep out keen eye for deceased voters

Central Kitsap Reporter  
By the way, your vote does count
WWU offering tuition waivers for post-9/11 veterans
Suquamish chairman Forsman appointed to key federal position
Opinion: Veterans: The one constant after election day
Editorial: World War II and what we learned about ourselves

Everett Herald (subscription required)  
The bizarre fight over Washington’s measure to tax carbon
Nearly 45 percent of Snohomish County ballots returned
Commentary: Housing homeless could reduce Medicaid costs

Federal Way Mirror 
Federal Way city staff: Restricting apartment zoning could have ‘unintended consequences’
Injustice? Beamer incident sparks rumors, innuendo and falsehoods

Kirkland Reporter 
Election day is here, many important issues on the ballot in Kirkland
Kirkland police investigating utility bill payment scam

News Tribune (subscription required)  
Paul Krugman: How to rig an election? Let’s count the ways

Olympian (subscription required)   
Hacking concern on Election Day: The companies that bring you the news

Seattle Times (subscription required)  
Slow down! Seattle cuts speed limits by 5 mph, but drivers will have grace period
Environmentalists sue BNSF to cover coal trains, prevent water pollution
Seattle hits 60-plus degrees for 6th consecutive day — first time in more than 120 years
Seattle U says its financial-aid experiment is working
Can state’s Democratic electors go rogue and deny Clinton their vote?
Opinion: A woman’s place is in the White House

Seattle Weekly
Harm Reduction Advocates Are Now Giving Out Snort Kits
Kochs Block Carbon Tax
A Council Majority Supports Spending Some North Precinct Money on Affordable Housing
Uber, Google, Want to Help You Vote
Feeling Gross This Election? Churches Offering Healing Vigils

Spokesman Review  
WSU student-run Greek councils ban all fraternity and sorority events until spring semester
Shawn Vestal: Presidential politics won’t break my family ties, but what about the nation?
Everything you need to know about the Electoral College (then can forget for four more years)

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber 
Ferries: Comments from islanders to help with long-term plan

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (subscription required)  
Our voting records are public records 

Wenatchee World (subscription required)
PUD 2017 budget includes $4 million for new jobs
Collaborative aims to fund 76,000-acre fuels project

Yakima Herald Republic  
Editorial: Final day for voters to weigh in on future 


EPA Moving Ahead With No-Discharge Zone For Puget Sound 
Oregon Elections Officials Warn Of ‘Apparent Voter Suppression Scheme’
Weary Press Corps Can Celebrate Election’s End, Then Survey Wreckage
Election Day Coverage Continues Through The Night On 88.5 KNKX

Did Social Media Ruin Election 2016?
Ruling Puts Cascade Locks One Small Step Closer To Bottling Plant
Introducing trans identity to the Seattle Opera

NW Public Radio  
Outcome Of Water Pollution Trial Against BNSF Could Reach Beyond Lakes, Streams


Reading the Washington results: a smart person’s guide
D.C. wants to steal our state’s name. They can have it
If Legislature flips, here’s how priorities will change 

Smeared. Cleared. Repeat. The Ultimate Hillary Clinton Story.