Democracy is not a spectator sport.
Jean Layton told me this last year when I asked her why she chose to challenge Roxanne Murphy, who was seeking reelection to the [...]
Mass shootings make the news on a regular basis - it’s hard not to look at yet another social reject violently expressing his (yes they are all men) pain [...]
Link to our Whatcom County Auditor and the primary election results.
Monday, Aug 13, update - 7 pm - Final Update
Skagit county counted 6,500 remaining ballots today - and still have 1,500 for [...]
First, a link to the Auditor’s web page of drop box locations.
Mailing your ballot on Monday, August 6, should guarantee a post mark of August 7 - election day - [...]
Rud Browne’s campaign committee mailed a negative campaign post card very late in the game - arriving at my residence on Friday - four days before the election on [...]
The election of a new county prosecuting attorney is without question the most important elected position this year. The prosecuting attorney is one of the most powerful people in our [...]
First, I offer no thoughts on any of the 28 candidates for United States senator running against Maria Cantwell. She will win in November. The other people are polishing their political [...]
Democrats think they can do it.
If only they can motivate voters to turn in their ballots in numbers comparable to a presidential election year, then Democrats say they can [...]
UPDATE: The campaign treasurer for Tim Ballew II, who is running as a Democrat against Doug Ericksen for his state Senate seat in the 42nd Legislative District, turned in two [...]
Kristine Lytton announced on the state House Democrats website today that she will retire from her state house seat at the end of this year. She has been in office [...]