Town hall meeting on Saturday

Come meet our state legislators this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at a town hall meeting. Representatives Mary Lou Dickerson and Reuven Carlyle invite the community to join them for a discussion of the 2009 legislative session at the Phinney Ridge Neighborhood Association (6615 Dayton Ave N., community hall, brick building). The event […]

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Sims to DC, will Phillips replace him?

After much speculation, King County Executive Ron Sims confirmed he’s headed to DC to become the deputy secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The King County Council now must appoint a temporary replacement through November, and King County Councilmember Larry Phillips, who represents Ballard and surrounding neighborhoods, is the only person who’s […]

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Carlyle aims to be ‘ombudsman’ in Olympia

John Burbank has conceded, and Reuven Carlyle says he’s ready to tackle the tough issues in Olympia. “I plan to do everything I can to earn a reputation as a legislator who is a true ‘ombudsman’ for state government who first and foremost helps the people of our district to get the world class customer service from state government they deserve,” he said. We’ve posted statements from both Carlyle and Burbank after the break below…

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Election night with the candidates

John Burbank (D) and Reuven Carlyle (D) have been campaigning all political season for the 36th District legislative seat. Both candidates will be watching the results roll in with their supporters. If you would like to meet up with Reuven Carlyle, he will be at Spitfire in Belltown (2219 4th Ave.) John Burbank will be […]

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