Politics

Powermat charging station
July 27, 2015 9:27 PM
UW researchers are making it possible to charge your phone via Wi-Fi
republican governor washington state dave reichert seattle magazine
March 27, 2014 6:12 PM
It is likely the measure of any good cop: being in the right place at the right time. For Dave Reichert, former sheriff, now representative...
March 18, 2014 6:23 PM
On April 22, King County residents will vote on Proposition 1, a measure to preserve current bus service and fund needed road maintenance...
August 7, 2013 5:59 PM
Primary Day is finally over and Seattle has whittled the hefty playing field of nine candidates down to just two contenders for mayor:...
Seattle's Mayor race 2013 seattle magazine
July 23, 2013 9:13 PM
Can I first just say how much I love voting via mail? Oh, the hours-long voting lines I've stood in at libraries, VFW halls and cafeterias...
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April 10, 2013 7:55 PM
Seattle’s central waterfront is getting a huge, decade-long face-lift: a new tunnel for State Route 99, a new ferry dock, a new seawall,...
March 27, 2013 3:03 PM
In case anyone was trapped under a rock and didn't notice, this equal sign meme went viral on social media yesterday as Facebook users...
February 5, 2013 6:40 PM
Last night, Town Hall hosted a forum on gun violence that didn’t devolve into a shouting match and included only one mention of Ann Coulter...
November 7, 2012 11:45 PM
1. Singing and dancing in the streets as a direct result of seeing change in action. 2. President Obama’s now famous Tweet, and that...
Romney and Obama
October 22, 2012 4:02 PM
Watching Obama and Romey face-off is always more fun in a crowd, so join friends at one of these neighborhood restaurants to watch the...
October 20, 2012 3:16 PM
With state and national elections imminent, a large helping of politics with your news is pretty much unavoidable. And while it’s easy to...
October 3, 2012 5:19 PM
Tonight brings the first of four presidential debates, which will no doubt set the tone for all future water cooler discussion around the...
October 17, 2011 3:24 PM
When civic disputes get down to arguments over numbers, the point has usually been lost. Debates this year over building heights near the...
September 16, 2011 4:16 PM
As he travels around Seattle seeking support for his City Council candidacy, Bradley Meacham hears the same two questions over and over...
Bike at the Pike Place Market
September 15, 2011 10:16 PM
Last week's heartbreaking news of the accidental death of beloved Seattle barista Brian Fairbrother touched a lot of people, including many...
Dow Constantine
March 18, 2011 2:48 AM
Two weeks before the November 2009 election, Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder addressed a sold-out concert crowd at KeyArena. “I got this phone...