Local Politics

Politics Inslee not giving up on transportation package Inslee not giving up on transportation package
As lawmakers moved swiftly toward approving tax incentives for Boeing, Gov. Jay Inslee said Friday he hasn't given up on also moving forward with a $10 billion transportation package.
Politics Wash. House committee OKs Boeing tax breaks Wash. House committee OKs Boeing tax breaks
A House committee has approved a measure that would extend tax breaks for Boeing Co. if key manufacturing work of the new 777X remains in Washington state.
Politics Special legislative session begins for Boeing incentives Special legislative session begins for Boeing incentives(Video)
Lawmakers started returning to the Capitol as a new special session kicked off Thursday to address tax incentives for Boeing that Gov. Jay Inslee says is needed to ensure the company builds the composite wings and fuselage of its new 777X in Washington state.
Politics Should Washington lawyers be allowed to smoke pot? Should Washington lawyers be allowed to smoke pot?
Seattle attorney Kurt Boehl is happy to think he's contributing to the success of Washington's grand experiment in regulating marijuana by advising his clients on how to navigate the industry's legal complexities.
Politics Voters reject Eyman's 'Initiative on initiatives' Voters reject Eyman's 'Initiative on initiatives'
An "initiative on initiatives" that would make it easier to get measures on the ballot trailed in early returns as counties across Washington state started tallying ballots.