re-election

State Senator Joins Crowded Race for Seattle Mayor
SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington state senator has entered the race for Seattle mayor.
Seattlepi.com reports Democratic Sen. Bob Hasegawa of Seattle's Beacon Hill neighborhood made the announcement Monday in a news release.
Spokesman Michael Charles says Hasegawa will run on an "economi…
4th Man Accuses Seattle Mayor of Sex Abuse
SEATTLE (AP) — A fourth man is accusing Seattle Mayor Ed Murray of paying him for sex when the man was a teenager.
In a sworn declaration filed in court late Tuesday, the man says he was introduced to Murray by Delvonn Heckard.
Heckard last month filed a lawsuit claiming he was sexually abused b…
Mike McGinn, Former Seattle Mayor, to Run Again
SEATTLE (AP) — Former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn will try to get his old job back.
McGinn on Monday announced he would challenge incumbent Ed Murray, who defeated McGinn in 2013.
Murray, who led the push to increase Seattle's minimum wage to $15 an hour and has emerged as a critic of Preside…
City Councilmember Voices Support for Seattle Mayor
SEATTLE  (AP) — A member of the Seattle City Council is speaking out in support of the city's mayor following a lawsuit accusing the mayor of sexual abuse in the 1980s.
The Seattle Times reports that Councilmember Sally Bagshaw on Friday said she has faith in Mayor Ed Murray and his c…
Yakima County Commissioner Kevin Bouchey Wants 4 More Years
Yakima County Commissioner Kevin Bouchey wants another 4 year term. He's expected to formally announce his re election campaign later today. Bouchey, a lower valley farmer currently holds the district two seat he won in 2008. So far no one has filed against Bouchey for his county commissio…
Doc Hastings Running For Re-Election
Doc Hastings wants another term. Hastings officially announced his re election campaign today. In a written announcement today, Hastings says the  “coming election presents a vital choice for America’s future." Hastings also declared his opposition to the lib…