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Ed Murray

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Swartz: Seahawks Celebration A Teachable Moment

Savor the Seahawks’ first Super Bowl victory, and make it a teachable moment.

02/04/2014

Seattle fans cheer the Seahawks from Times Square in New York City. (Christopher Gregory/Getty Images)

After A Long Wait, Seattle Fans Celebrate Seahawks

With shouts, cheers and fireworks, Seattle residents celebrated a dominant victory in the Super Bowl — the city’s first major sports championship in more than 30 years.

02/02/2014

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Seattle Mayor To Pay Workers Minimum $15 An Hour

A preliminary budget analysis shows the move would cost Seattle an additional $690,000 in payroll and benefit costs.

CBS Seattle–01/03/2014

Seattle's mayoral hopefuls this year have been stumbling over each other as they try to appeal to the city's left-leaning voters, making promises that would be liabilities in many other parts of the country. (Photo by Dana Nalbandian/Getty Images for Free The Children)

McGinn Concedes Defeat In Seattle Mayor’s Race

Mike McGinn has formally conceded defeat to Ed Murray in the Seattle mayor’s race.

CBS Seattle–11/07/2013

Sen. Ed Murray (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Seattle On Its Way To Electing New Mayor

One year after leading Washington state’s effort to legalize gay marriage, Ed Murray is now poised to become the next mayor of Seattle.

CBS Seattle–11/06/2013

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In Liberal Seattle, Mayoral Race Hinges On Style

Seattle’s mayoral candidates are fairly similar when it comes to their policy views, so voters returning their ballots Tuesday may be left to choose between styles as both men position themselves as the more liberal choice for voters in the Northwest’s largest city.

CBS Seattle–11/05/2013

Sen. Ed Murray (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Murray Got Free Meals From Comcast Lobbyists

Seattle mayoral candidate Ed Murray accepted free meals from lobbying firms who work with Comcast on 12 occasions over the first four months of this year — with a total estimated benefit of $250.

CBS Seattle–11/04/2013

Seattle's mayoral hopefuls this year have been stumbling over each other as they try to appeal to the city's left-leaning voters, making promises that would be liabilities in many other parts of the country. (Photo by Dana Nalbandian/Getty Images for Free The Children)

Seattle Mayor Candidates Compete For Left-Wing Votes

Seattle’s mayoral hopefuls this year have been stumbling over each other as they try to appeal to the city’s left-leaning voters, making promises that would be liabilities in many other parts of the country.

10/15/2013

Sen. Ed Murray (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

State Sen. Ed Murray To Run For Seattle Mayor

Sen. Ed Murray, the newly anointed Democratic leader in the state Senate, said Wednesday he intends to run for Seattle mayor next year.

CBS Seattle–12/05/2012

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Washington House Committee Approves Same-Sex Marriage Bill

A House committee on Monday advanced a proposal to legalize same-sex marriage in Washington state, and the Senate is expected to vote on its companion bill within days.

01/30/2012