Seattle Mayor Denies Sex Abuse ClaimsMurray held a brief news conference to deny allegations in a lawsuit by one man, saying "they were very painful for me. It was painful for my husband." Through a spokesman he has also denied the allegations by the other men.
Seattle Mayor Urges Support For Proposed Homelessness LevyThe mayor is hoping to qualify a measure to put on the August ballot that would hike taxes on residential and commercial properties. It would raise about $55 million a year, doubling what the city spends on homeless services.
Seattle Mayor Pitches $55M Tax Measure For Homeless ServicesMurray said in his state of the city address Tuesday that the city needs to double its spending on homelessness.
Murray, Cantwell Face Changes In Next CongressNow that Republicans will control the U.S. Senate, Washington's two Democratic senators will see their roles change in the nation's capital
Sen. Patty Murray Pushing Pentagon on PTSD ReviewU.S. Sen. Patty Murray is pushing the Pentagon to move forward with its military-wide review of how soldiers are diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder and other behavioral health.