Washington State House Democrats


Tuesday, October 16


Associated Press
Seattle to get federal money despite sanctuary city threats
APNewsBreak: US eyes military bases for coal, gas exports
Gates: ‘Personal computing would not have existed without him’
Poll: Many caregivers neglecting their own health
Trump may not know what’s behind warming, but scientists do
Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist, dies
Officials install new pay phone in town lacking cell service
Washington state to pay $28M settlement to crash survivor

Aberdeen Daily World
Thinning plan and Wynoochee Valley access up for public comment

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
Saving orcas ‘may be impossible’ without removing Lower Snake River dams, scientists say
How do Canada’s new pot laws compare to Washington state?

Everett Herald (subscription required)
EvCC board votes to relocate library, other programs east
Goal is 20,000 jobs by 2040 in Arlington-Marysville center

Journal of the San Juan Islands
WSF announces three-boat schedule

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65 from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma
Little comfort remains for father of East Bremerton murder victim
Column: It’s time to eliminate the unnecessary risks in childbirth

News Tribune (subscription required)
President Trump visits with farmers affected by Hurricane Michael

New York Times
In Areas Hit by Hurricane Michael, Lines for Necessities Grow Longer
Canada Is Legalizing Marijuana. Here’s What You Need to Know.

Puget Sound Business Journal
Paul Allen ‘changed the world’
Real estate fueled Paul Allen’s many passions
What Paul Allen’s death might mean for the future of the Trail Blazers in Portland
Investors brace for market tumble — BofA survey
WSU’s medical school receives initial accreditation to offer residency programs

Redmond Reporter
‘Technologist and philanthropist’ Paul Allen dies at 65

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and Seahawks owner, dies at 65
Seattle homeless camp that allows alcohol, drug use is losing its management as tensions escalate
FYI Guy: Washington state’s white working class shrinks in share of population — a national trend
Opinion: Immigration rule change would force people to choose between food and family

Spokesman Review
Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft and owner of Seahawks, dead at 65
Spokane County prosecutors demand raises, complain of unfair bargaining practices

USA Today
The national debt and the federal deficit are skyrocketing. How it impacts you.
Canada starts legal marijuana sales Wednesday as world watches closely

Walla Walla Union Bulletin (subscription required)
Editorial: Funding WW Airport tower is federal responsibility

Washington Post
Drugmakers may have to disclose prices of medicine in television ads
Trump team makes controversial change to allow chicken plants to operate at faster speeds
Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire investor, dies at 65

Wenatchee World
New agreement means pay raises for Wenatchee principals, directors
New law encourages PUDs to take ‘early action’

Whidbey News-Times
Town to decide 2 percent grants
County commissioners to focus on economic development


Seattle mayor seeks to combat homelessness through collaboration
‘Our world has lost a force for good’: Community reacts to Paul Allen death
Seattle to get federal money despite sanctuary city threats

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Has Died At 65
Report: World Support For Mental Health Care Is ‘Pitifully Small’
UW Study Highlights The Grassroots Effort To Turn Around Rainier Beach High School
Craig Egan, A Man Vexed By Anti Vaxers

Seattle: Scooters are dangerous. Tacoma: Weeeee!
What To Know About Affirmative Action As The Harvard Trial Begins
Reunification 101: Some Northwest Schools Moving Beyond Emergency Drills And Toward Aftermath
Now legal, pot’s getting fancy

NW Public Radio
Paul Allen, Iconic Seattleite And WSU Alumnus To The End, Dies At 65
Reunification 101: Some Northwest Schools Moving Beyond Emergency Drills And Toward Aftermath

Q13 TV (Fox)
The largest school districts in Pierce County have low test scores
‘A giant in Washington history’: Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft and owner of Seahawks, dead at 65


4 fresh ideas to ease Seattle’s coming traffic nightmare
Details and critics emerge for new Seattle police contract

Get ready for a major disruption to ferry traffic in Seattle, unusual weekend
Seattle business owners fed up with problems stemming from homeless crisis

Seattle P.I.
‘Inexpressible loss’: Reactions to Paul Allen’s death
Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist, and developer Paul Allen dies at 65
Ahead of tunnel switchover, Alaskan Way shifts out from under viaduct

Facebook Says It’s Immune from Washington State Law
State Gives 30-Day Delay on Pot Candy Ban, Asks for Policy Suggestions