Washington State House Democrats


Monday, October 29


Associated Press
NHL partners with MGM to share data for sports betting
Synagogue suspect leaves hospital; survivors recall ordeal
Indonesia says survivors unlikely from Lion Air plane crash
Washington state lawmaker sued for banning 2 constituents from his Facebook page
Washington will kill remaining 2 wolves of pack killing cattle
US election integrity depends on security-challenged firms
Enough is enough: Fed-up Americans crave unity amid violence
‘Blackface’ remarks amplify Halloween costume debate

Aberdeen Daily World
Aberdeen’s lodging tax report draws criticism
SR8 construction completed six months ahead of schedule
Daytime closures coming to State Route 109 spur

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
With China restricting imports, is Whatcom’s recycling still being, well, recycled?

In Our View: Lawmakers Aren’t Special (Van De Wege)

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Snohomish County struggles with lack of affordable housing
Tulalip Tribes worry about traffic, salmon in land sale case

Federal Way Mirror
The Federal Way Youth Action Team helps guide students, young adults in community

Issaquah-Sammamish Reporter
Lawsuit filed against Issaquah School District
State I-405 toll revenue was up last year 

Kitsap Sun (subscription required)
Sex offender sentences don’t always account for damage done to victims
Barges in Dyes Inlet helping to improve ecology of Puget Sound

News Tribune (subscription required)
11 killed and multiple people injured during Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

New York Times
‘There Is Still So Much Evil’: Growing Anti-Semitism Stuns American Jews

Puget Sound Business Journal
Tech groups step away from Gab network after shooting
Red-hot economy? Women aren’t convinced

Redmond Reporter
Former Microsoft director indicted for wire fraud

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Seattle’s Jewish community mourns Pittsburgh shooting victims; vigils set for Monday
Seattle, following other cities, considers disaster-response style tent shelter for homeless
A month after rape allegation against Sen. Joe Fain, still no word on an investigation
UW students publish online ‘rape list’ out of hopelessness
How many homeless people in Seattle are from here?
Spokesman-Review: Spokane Public Schools’ pre-AP offerings unique in nation
NYT: Navigating health-care options will be tougher this year
Opinion: Seahawks’ Doug Baldwin: End discriminatory cash-bail system for nonviolent crimes
Editorial: New start for charter schools
Opinion: Social media’s algorithms lead us down dark, divisive rabbit holes
Opinion: I was so very wrong about President Trump and LGBTQ rights

Spokesman Review
Spokane Public Schools’ pre-AP offerings unique in nation

USA Today
Pentagon to deploy 5,000 active-duty troops to southern border to halt migrant caravan

Washington Post
‘Stop the words of hate,’ rabbi urges leaders after synagogue massacre. Trump keeps tweeting.
As worship began, a gunman brought evil to a Pittsburgh sanctuary
Facing an overdose epidemic, some ERs now offer addiction treatment
Uber, Google and the long, lingering tail of #MeToo
The Trump tax cuts were supposed to set off an investment boom. They haven’t so far.

Wenatchee World
City of Chelan bans cryptocurrency mining

Yakima Herald Republic
Saturday Soapbox: Circumstances matter when evaluating test scores


Seattle Jewish community reflects on security after Pittsburgh synagogue attack

Seattle’s religious groups stand in solidarity in wake of synagogue shooting
Drinking, drugging and driving: A new trending threat on Washington roads

Orca Recovery Task Force Seeking Public Comment On Updated Draft Recommendations

A $40,000 salary is no longer middle class in Washington state. Here’s why
Northwest mega-dairy to shut down after manure and waste citations

NW Public Radio
Washington’s Snohomish County Is Treating Opioid Addiction Like A Natural Disaster
Hanford Workers Get ‘All Clear’ After Shelter Indoors Order During Tunnel-Filling Operation

Q13 TV (Fox)
The Divide: Calls for Civility


Low-income tenants find power in a union
Issaquah school sued for protecting football players after sexual assault

Mukilteo shooting victim’s brother sues killer, store where gun was purchased

The 2020 Census is more important to Washington than you think

Seattle P.I.
Police: Car thefts up from a year ago in Seattle
The UW light rail station’s faulty escalators are getting replaced for $20M

WSDA Tests Show Frequent Illegal Pesticide Use on Cannabis