Election

Election

Seattle Joins Lawsuit to Preserve Fair and Accurate Census

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Seattle joins a coalition of 18 Attorneys General, six cities, and the bipartisan U.S. Conference of Mayors to hold the Trump Administration accountable for violating the Enumeration Clause of the United States Constitution. ...
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Women’s March 2018: Every Story

Women's March 2018 / Photo: Dawn Celeste McGregor
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During the Women's March, women stood together as examples to every person who is marginalized. Each voice was unique, and every voice was necessary, because we ALL need to be represented to make this change. ...
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Women’s Rights Pioneer Gloria Steinem Endorses Marie Newman for Illinois’ 3rd District

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Wednesday, Gloria Steinem, long-time activist and institutional leader in the women’s rights movement, announced her endorsement of Marie Newman in her bid to represent Illinois’ 3rd District. ...
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Pramila Jayapal, Maxine Waters Unite Community at Re-Election Kick-Off

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Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (D-WA 7th District) was joined at FareStart Restaurant on Tuesday, September 19 by Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA 43rd District). ...
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Gallup: Trump Sets New Low Point for Inaugural Approval Rating

President Donald Trump pumps his fist after addressing the crowd during his swearing-in ceremony on January 20 at the Capitol in Washington, DC./Getty
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Trump now holds the record for the lowest initial job approval rating as well as the highest initial disapproval rating in Gallup surveys dating back to Dwight D. Eisenhower. ...
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Wyman Proposes Presidential Primary Date Change, Other Election Reforms

Secretary of State Kim Wyman
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Secretary of State Kim Wyman is proposing a date change for Washington’s Presidential Primary, as well as other reforms of the state’s elections system. ...
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Lesbian Avengers 25 – We Did It, and We’ll Do It Again

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The Lesbian Avengers were launched almost 25 years ago during another wave of anti-gay and white supremacist hate. ...
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Defeating Trump: Neighborhood Action Councils Form in All Eight Districts in Seattle

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Concerned citizens of Seattle met for a second time since the election to form Neighborhood Action Councils to protect targeted groups under a Trump administration. ...
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Statement of Affinity Bar Associations on the Post-Election Increase in Hate Crimes

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As diverse bar associations, we have a unique opportunity to serve as voices for individuals and communities who are targeted based on race, religion, gender, gender identity, immigration status, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability. ...
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Nearly 200 West Seattle High School Students Walk Out in Protest of Presidential Election Results

West Seattle High School students march in protest following Donald Trump winning the presidential election.
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Approximately 200 West Seattle High School staged a walk out Wednesday in protest following election results Tuesday night naming reality television star Donald Trump President-Elect of the United States of America. ...
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