Local Agencies Prepping For Possible ShutdownWashington state agencies are working to identify which areas of government will need to cease operations if the Legislature fails to pass a budget over the next 18 days.
Police Report Says Break-in at Democratic HQ Not Random A preliminary police report suggests an Election Day burglary at the headquarters of the state Democratic Party might be something other than a routine break-in.
McKenna, Inslee, Advance to WA General Election Republican Attorney General Rob McKenna and Democratic former U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee advanced through Washington state's primary Tuesday night and will face each other on the November ballot for governor.
Social Issues Part of WA Governor's Race Debate Gay marriage in Washington state is all but certain to be decided by voters in November, but the state's gubernatorial candidates will be offsetting each other's votes on whether to uphold the new law approving same-sex unions.
Jay Inslee to Resign Congress for WA Governor RaceRep. Jay Inslee is resigning from Congress to focus full-time on running for governor of Washington state this fall, the Democrat announced Saturday.