Less military gear, fewer officers, community investment. It all should be on the table.
In these pandemic times, let's remember that Pride Month is about the resilience, creativity and beauty of the LGBTQ community.
With coronavirus already straining vital post-prison services, former inmates will have few places to turn for help.
Once quaint, Seafair has become noisy, wasteful and inequitable. In this era of change, it's time for it to fly away.
A musician wonders what it will take to keep the local jazz scene alive in Seattle.
The LGBTQ community has made enormous progress in the fight for equality, but a long road still lies ahead.
New state rules will finally reverse the trend toward less overtime pay. And that will be good for everyone.
The not-so-hidden message of the giving is: Don't impose taxes on businesses or the wealthy.
Tariffs of any kind rightly cause concerns, but the president is addressing long-standing imbalances.
Many of the people who taught kids or drove them to school have seen much of their pensions' spending power slip away.
Washington has fought to protect abortion rights before, and it needs to again.
A collaborative union-employer program helps hospitals, patients and those who hope to serve them as nurses.
Most Northwest political leaders dodge the need to look at breaching the Snake River dams to save salmon and orcas. Not deep red Congressman Mike Simpson.
There are better and more cost-effective options than incarceration for dealing with homelessness and substance use disorders.
Small business owners could benefit from changes in the state's regressive tax system.
Changing our tax code to make it fairer would help everyone.