Mayor Mike McGinn

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

File photo of a person holding a voting ballot. (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

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

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

File photo of Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn. (credit: Dana Nalbandian/Getty Images for Free The Children)

Seattle Mayor Supports $15 Minimum Wage

The idea of a $15 minimum wage continues to build momentum in the Seattle area, with Mayor Mike McGinn saying he would support an effort to set the standard even higher.

CBS Seattle–10/09/2013

(Photo credit MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)

More Delays For $2B Tunnel Project

Boring at Seattle’s $2 billion tunnel project has been delayed again until next week.

CBS Seattle–09/20/2013

File photo of Mike McGinn (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Seattle Mayor Supports ‘Gun Free Zones’ For Stores

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn and the gun control group Washington CeaseFire are launching a program to allow businesses to declare themselves “gun free zones.”

CBS Seattle–08/19/2013

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Report: Several SPD Officers ‘Embarrassed’ To Be Handing Out Doritos At Hempfest

A new report from KIRO 7 indicates many officers in the department — some of whom will be the distributors this weekend — say they are “embarrassed” and “outraged” at the assignment.

CBS Seattle–08/16/2013

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Will Seattle Voters Toss Mayor Out Again?

Several high-profile challengers are hoping to make Mike McGinn the second straight Seattle mayor to be ousted in the primary election.

CBS Seattle–08/06/2013

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