Washington Mayors Call for Removal of Confederate RemindersEd Murray has called for a monument to Confederate soldiers at a cemetery and a statue of Vladimir Lenin in a neighborhood to be taken down.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray: I Am Not Going To ResignHowever, Murray, who denies the allegations, is facing increasing pressure to step down after it was reported Sunday by The Seattle Times that an Oregon child-welfare investigator concluded 30 years ago that he had sexually abused his foster son.
Seattle To Decide On New Income Tax For High-Income ResidentsOpponents say the tax is illegal and unconstitutional. They warn that the tax would be increased and expanded over time.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Won't Mount Write-In CampaignMurray will endorse former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan.
UPDATE: Ed Murray Will Not Seek Re-ElectionSeattle mayor Ed Murray may announce he will not be running for re-election as early as this week, according to KING-5.
4th Man Accuses Seattle Mayor Of Sex Abuse Decades AgoJeff Reading, the Murray spokesman, labeled the fresh claim an "ambush copycat false accusation."
Former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn To Run AgainMcGinn on Monday announced he would challenge incumbent Ed Murray, who defeated McGinn in 2013.
Some Balk As Seattle Seeks To Spend More Money On HomelessSeattle Mayor Ed Murray wants voters to support a proposed ballot initiative that would increase property taxes to raise $275 million over five years for homeless services
Mayors Of 'Sanctuary Cities' Say They'll Fight Trump's PlansNew York's Bill de Blasio, Chicago's Rahm Emanuel and Seattle's Ed Murray are among those in "sanctuary cities" who have tried to soothe immigrant populations worried about Trump's agenda.
Homeless Man In Seattle Dies After Car Crashes Into His TentA car went off a freeway ramp in Seattle Monday morning, killing a 19-year-old man inside a tent at small homeless encampment
Murray Hires Director Of HomelessnessEven as homelessness declined slightly nationwide in 2015, it increased in urban areas, including Seattle
Ed Murray Signs Order To Protect Transgender RightsThe order is aimed at making public spaces safer for transgender and gender-diverse people.