Cynthia Nixon Announces Run For New York GovernorActress Cynthia Nixon announces her intentions to run for New York Governor.
Durkan Takes Strong Early Lead In Seattle Mayor RaceIn a Seattle mayoral race that will give the booming liberal city its first female mayor since the 1920s former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan has taken a strong early lead.
Democrat With Early Lead In Key Washington Senate RaceThe Democrat took a strong lead in a state Senate race that will determine the balance of power at the Washington Capitol - and if the results hold Washington will join Oregon and California with Democratic one-party rule in both legislative chambers and the governor's office.
Washington Voters Set To Vote On Hundreds Of RacesWashington voters will weigh in on hundreds of races in Tuesday's general election, including selecting a new mayor in Seattle and deciding a legislative race that will determine which party will control the Senate.
Surprise! How Obamacare Is Beginning To Look A Lot Like MedicaidIn a great irony, the Republicans, who promised to eliminate the Affordable Care Act and roll back Medicaid expansions, are in essence about to do the reverse – at a huge cost to the U.S. Treasury.
A Look At Most Recent Travel Ban RulingsThe rulings surely won't be the final word on the topic, but here's a look at what's happened.
Ballots Are Being Mailed Out This Week To Washington VotersMore than 4.2 million ballots are being mailed to voters in Washington state this week ahead of next month's general election.
Washington State Sues Over New Trump Birth-Control RulesWashington state sued President Donald Trump on Monday over his decision to let more employers claiming religious or moral objections opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
GOP Leader Says NRA-Backed Gun Bill Shelved IndefinitelyHouse Republican leaders offered no new legislation to tighten gun laws and said a bill on gun silencers would be shelved indefinitely.
Will The West Coast Keep Its Only GOP-Led Chamber?The Washington state Senate is the only Republican-led legislative chamber on the West Coast, but with two political newcomers vying for the seat in November will it stay that way?
Temporary Seattle Mayor Says He Doesn't Want To Keep The JobSeattle's temporary mayor, appointed after Ed Murray resigned amid sex abuse allegations, spent just 48 hours on the job before announcing Friday he didn't want to keep it.
Washington State Election ResultsTake a look at how Washington residents decided on key initiatives and races throughout the state.