Councilmember Kshama Sawant

Councilmember Kshama Sawant

Seattle City Council Announces Committee Assignments, Search for New Council President

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Seattle City Council announced its tentative plan for committee assignments Friday, in preparation for work in 2016. ...
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Seattle City Council Unanimously Adopts Legislation Affecting Uber, Lyft Drivers

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Seattle City Council unanimously adopted legislation to give drivers at taxi, for-hire, and transportation network companies a voice on the job. ...
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Seattle Mayor, City Council Pass Planned Parenthood Joint Resolution

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Monday, Seattle City Council and Mayor Ed Murray introduced and passed a joint resolution affirming the City’s support of Planned Parenthood. ...
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Murray, Clark, Sawant Stand for Gender Equity in Seattle

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Mayor Ed Murray and City Council will launch the City’s first ever Gender Equity Initiative, which creates a coalition to address gender disparities. ...
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Councilmember Kshama Sawant’s Inauguration Speech

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Sawant said: "I will meet and discuss with representatives of the establishment. But when I do, I will bring the needs and aspirations of working-class people to every table I sit at, no matter who is seated across from me." ...
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