Washington State House Democrats


Tuesday, October 10


Associated Press
At least 10 dead as fires rage in California wine country
Federal judge rules STA violated First Amendment
President Trump suggests he’s smarter than Rex Tillerson
Environmental groups denounce Trump override of climate plan
Washington state sues Trump over new birth-control rules
Police: 41,000 pounds of pot, guns seized at illegal grows
Inspection finds maintenance flaws at Cooke salmon net pens

Aberdeen Daily World
County commissioners approve public-land access

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
If you think it’s tough to find a place to live, try being poor

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Fake news is still here, despite efforts by Google, Facebook
Attorney general sues to block Trump contraception rules
Multilingual Multicultural Job Fair planned at EvCC
Robinson: We need a Congress that can contain Trump

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
State find structural flaws in Atlantic salmon net pens off Bainbridge Island
Port of Bremerton making pitch for Amazon headquarters
Shipyard addressing seismic vulnerabilities noted in GAO report

News Tribune (subscription required)
Hundreds of business leaders call on Trump to stick with NAFTA
Eric Holder and Democrats begin redistricting wars in Georgia
Scientists survey Pacific Northwest salmon each year. For the first time, some nets are coming up empty.
Opinion: Which Congress members from Washington state will act on gun violence?
Opinion: No more budget games with Washington schools, children (Doglio)

New York Times
Wildfires sweep across Northern California; at least 10 dead
EPA says it will repeal key Obama-era climate plan
Trump’s demands on immigration may dim hope for deal

Olympian (subscription required)
Opinion: Another side of the Evergreen story

Peninsula Daily News
Inspection finds maintenance flaws at Cooke salmon net pens off Bainbridge Island

Puget Sound Business Journal
Google finds accounts connected to Russia bought election ads
Is Facebook spinning out of control over Russian revelations?

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Sen. Patty Murray wants to fix what experts call ‘enormous inequalities’ in child care
Fish farm has 60 days to fix net pens outside Seattle as 1 million Atlantic salmon move in
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson sues to block Trump’s rules over contraception access
Opinion: Congress must preserve vital lifeline to pediatric health care
Editorial: John Miller worked across the aisle to better Seattle, world

Seattle Weekly
Kirsten Harris-Talley Appointed Interim Seattle City Councilmember
Activists Pressure City Council to Find Nickelsville a New Home
Senate Panel Probes Role of Sound Transit in 2016 Campaign
Federal Judge Won’t Stop the Sweeps As He Considers Lawsuit
So You Want to Go Look at a Larch

Skagit Valley Herald
Report: County’s kids need to be better prepared for kindergarten

Spokesman Review
What Trump’s tax plan will mean to you; use our calculator to see estimate
McMorris Rodgers says GOP tax plan is a ‘must,’ but critics warn of rising deficits
Spokane County Superior Court candidate decries judicial election system her opponent embraces
Federal judge sides with bus drivers’ union over ad dispute on STA buses
Spokane educator for refugees and immigrants named Washington state teacher of the year
Highlighting native heritage: Indigenous Peoples Day celebrated in downtown Spokane
Deputies arrest 18-year-old for bringing airsoft gun to Newport High School football game
Editorial: Don’t assume ‘bump stocks’ will be banned

USA Today
Iconic Napa and Sonoma wineries are ravaged by raging wildfires

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (subscription required)
Editorial: Unproven drugs should be allowed for terminally ill
Editorial: Obtaining enhanced ID in Washington state is prudent

Washington Post
At least 10 dead, about 150 missing as fires ravage California’s wine country
Trump working on bill to punish firms for sending jobs overseas

Yakima Herald Republic
Sen. Murray vows to fight for Dreamers


Port of Bremerton making pitch for Amazon headquarters
Could your building collapse in an earthquake?
Caring for the most vulnerable in the opioid epidemic
New documents show signs of concern months before massive salmon release
Washington AG sues to block Trump’s new birth control access rules

Wash. agriculture firm fined $105,000 for alleged worker hiring violations
Will Seattle retrofit buildings to make them safer in earthquakes?

On Homelessness, Tacoma Forges Ahead With Both Care And Crackdowns
Parents Say New Building For Licton Springs K-8 Leaves Their Kids Short On Classroom Space

NW Public Radio
Nuclear Bike Riding? Hanford Takes People On A ‘Ride The Reactor’ Historical Tour
Red-Light Cameras In Oregon Can Now Ticket Speeders

Q13 TV (FOX)
Seattle dad who paid off school lunch debts now raising funds for school supplies


Seattle P.I.
Police: 41,000 pounds of pot, guns seized at illegal grows
Connelly: AG challenges Trump on contraception coverage
Tech companies in Seattle area double in less than 3 years

Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson sues Trump, again. This time it’s over birth control.