Washington State House Democrats


Tuesday, November 6


Associated Press
Supreme Court declines to extend halt of climate change lawsuit
WA state Capitol office evacuated for suspicious mail
New cold weather shelter in southwest Washington gives residents more than a place to sleep
Spain and Russia agree to set up joint cybersecurity group

Bellingham Herald (subscription required)
4 people treated at hospital after suspicious package found at Capitol office building

Everett Herald (subscription required)
Upgrade to natural gas pipeline worries environmental groups
What employers need to know about opioids in the workplace
WaPo analysis: Congress has a job — but has largely stopped doing it
WaPo: Facebook investigating ‘coordinated inauthentic behavior’

Journal of the San Juan Islands
History of first island families

New York Times
Amazon Plans to Split HQ2 in Two Locations

Olympian (subscription required)
4 people treated at hospital after suspicious package found at Capitol office building

Puget Sound Business Journal
Their soybeans piling up, farmers hope trade war ends before beans rot
How to handle homelessness on new waterfront park: activate it, Seattle says

Seattle Times (subscription required)
Hoping to keep teens safe, Seattle to add hours at South Park Community Center
Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff in line for 11 percent pay boost — to $364,000 a year
The state auditor’s office found many Washington principals don’t share student crimes with teachers regularly. Here’s why.
Soldier killed during training exercise at Joint Base Lewis-McChord
Seattle homelessness spending tops $90 million
Editorial: United Way’s one-stop ‘Hub’ to help college students

Seattle Weekly
Did ICE Retaliate Against a Detainee Over Seattle Weekly Report?

Tri-City Herald
Washington, Oregon watching as California votes on daylight saving time

USA Today
Amazon II is too much, so there will be two second headquarters instead of one

Washington Post
Border Patrol to conduct a crowd control exercise in El Paso on Election Day
Statistics expert testifies census citizenship question would harm count
The past week has been the deadliest for tornadoes since April 2017
Tim Berners-Lee kicks off a ‘Contract for the Web’ to protect the future of the Internet

Yakima Herald Republic
Frustrated Yakima Valley parents and business owners raise alarm about growing child care crisis


To Flush Or Not To Flush: Agencies Navigate Conflicting Messages On Disposal Of Meds

Right-Wing Hate Groups Are Recruiting Video Gamers

Q13 TV (Fox)
After 18 years, there’s an end in sight to Tacoma’s traffic nightmare 


Opinion: How we can prevent mass shootings without banning guns

Soldier at JBLM dies in training exercise
What is your rent check paying for in Seattle? Study digs into the numbers