Washington State House Democrats


Thursday, November 10


Associated Press
‘Not my president:’ Trump denounced in protests across US 
Nurses at Tacoma hospital plan boycott of extra shifts 
Obama, Trump and the ‘zigzag’ nation 

Leads stay the same in 2 tight contests (Stonier, Probst)
In Our View: Checks and Balances

The Daily News
Purcell expected to win 19th District House seat but too close to call  
Cepeda: More than pre-K needed to succeed 

Everett Herald (subscription required)  
State’s future uncertain under Trump presidency
Unlike nation, state and local voters deliver mild surprises (McAuliffe, Moscoso, Lovick)
Trump victory has enormous consequences for Supreme Court
Giuliani: President Obama shouldn’t pardon Hillary Clinton
Parker: Trump didn’t win so much as Clinton lost
Editorial: Looking past the presidency at the other Washington’s election

Federal Way Mirror 
Federal Way Public Schools program helps students transition to workforce

Kirkland Reporter 
WSDOT moves forward with fast-tracked improvements to north end of I-405
Scenes from Election Night 2016
Puget Sound Regional Council honors Kirkland for accommodating region’s growth

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)  
Appleton wins seventh term in Olympia (Appleton)
35th District voters keep MacEwen, Griffey
Commissioners elected; park district fails
Fast ferries proposal leading, but not a lock
Harper Estuary project gets started following years of discussion
Incumbent Republicans keep posts in 26th District
Incumbent judge winning

News Tribune (subscription required)  
New housing fee will raise $51 million for Pierce County parks expansion
Matt Driscoll: History will judge us not just on Trump’s election, but by how we react
When they go red, we go blue: Washington not quite part of Trump train
Trump voters say distrust of Clinton was a big motivator
‘This is not good’ — South Sound immigrants react to Trump’s win
After nearly two decades, Franklin Pierce likely has approved a school bond
Reykdal edging Jones in race for state schools chief

Olympian (subscription required)   
When they go red, we go blue: Washington not quite part of Trump train
Editorial: A time for mourning and action in Washington

Puget Sound Business Journal 
Will net neutrality survive Trump’s first 100 days?
A wave of states just expanded legal marijuana, but here’s why nationwide legalization is hardly certain
Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler wins a fifth term, but worries about Obamacare’s fate

Redmond Reporter 
Final public hearing for city budget set for Nov. 15

Renton Reporter 
City partners with new veterinary hospital for animal sheltering

Seattle Times (subscription required)  
Seattle will remain ‘sanctuary city’ for immigrants despite Trump presidency, mayor says
Mass shootings in Washington: Eight so far this year
Sound Transit 3 wins, despite rejection from Pierce County
Lawsuits pile up as Bertha keeps digging Seattle tunnel
Divided Legislature appears unchanged by election results
Sea-Tac on pace to be among nation’s top 10 busiest airports
2,000 anti-Trump protesters march through Portland for second night    
Puget Sound area sees protests while surprised Trump voters share hopes    
Large: Voters who lost must stay engaged now more than ever
Editorial: If we don’t give up, America will continue to be great

Seattle Weekly  
8 Little Fixes in the City Budget That Can Make a Big Difference
Did a Divided Left Really Kill Our Nation’s First Carbon Tax?
In Their Own Words: 11 Seattle Women Talk About the Election and Coping
In the Wake of a Trump Upset, 11 Reasons to Have Hope in Washington State
Sawant Blames Trump Win on Democratic Party
How to Bring the Country Back Together … With Selfies
Surprise! Washington Republicans Love Trump After All
Will Road Congestion Determine the Sonics’ Fate?
What President Trump Means for Local Transit Funding

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (subscription required)
Trump wins: Now to the real work of governing 

Wenatchee World (subscription required) 
Estudillo widens lead in Grant County judge race
Search for PCT hiker moves north

Yakima Herald Republic  
Yakima County struggles with sexually transmitted infections 
Large percentage of Yakima workers to see increase in wages 
Editorial: What must people do to stop all the killing? 


Undocumented Immigrants And Their Families Fear Trump Presidency
Washington Voters Reject Carbon Tax, But State’s Battle Over Global Warming Continues
Habib Defeats McClendon In Wash. Lieutenant Governor’s Race (Habib)

NW Public Radio  
Four Rural Western Washington Counties Flip For Trump
Washington Voters Reject Carbon Tax, But State’s Battle Over Global Warming Continues
Trump’s State Director Says ‘Give The Guy A Chance’


After a brutal election night, a thread of hope for the Northwest
Grief, dread in Seattle after Trump victory
Think Seattle is enlightened on race? New poll says otherwise

It’s Hard to Make the Case that Clinton Voters Are Living in a Bubble, and Other Reactions to the 2016 Election