Sound Transit Considers Options For 2016 Light Rail MeasureA second downtown light-rail tunnel could be the centerpiece of a possible 25-year, $27 billion Sound Transit package for next fall's ballot.
Class Size Ballot Measure Has Raised $630,000Most of the money is from the Washington Education Association, the statewide teachers union
Seattle City Council Expected To OK $15 Minimum WageThe Seattle City Council is expected to approve an ordinance Monday to phase in a $15 hourly minimum wage — the highest in the natio
Campaign For Immigrant Driver's Cards Ramps Up A coalition of groups in Oregon is preparing for what they say could be a hard-fought campaign to approve a ballot measure granting driving privileges to people who can't prove they are legal residents of the U.S.
Clinton: Women's Rights Will Boost Economy Hillary Rodham Clinton weighed in on a proposed Oregon constitutional amendment that would require equal rights for women, saying Tuesday "it would be nice to be in the constitution."
Gun Rights Initiative Planned By ActivistsFacing a multimillion-dollar initiative campaign to expand background checks for gun sales, local Second Amendment activists are responding with their own ballot measure.
Abortion Foes Say Voters May Trump ConstitutionAbortion foes seeking to expand the state's parental notification law say voter-backed laws can trump the Montana Constitution.