Washington state lawmakers have voted to automatically restore voting rights to people who have been released from prison after committing felonies, even if they’re still on community supervision.
There were a record number of voters participating in this month’s election, but the overall turnout percentage fell just shy of the record 84.6% set in 2008.
A political science professor from Seattle University believes President elect Joe Biden’s impact on Washington State will be meaningful, from federal funding for research universities to support for infrastructure projects and a more open relationship with the White House administration.
Across Seattle, folks celebrated in the streets in response to the election results announcing Joe Biden as the new president of the United States.
President Donald Trump continues to challenge the integrity of the election process, but legal experts say his claims are baseless.
Hundreds packed together for a rally in support of Loren Culp on election night.
Loren Culp does not concede governor race despite Jay Inslee claiming victory
Hundreds of temporary staff were hired to work for King County Elections this presidential election.
One million votes already cast in King County
People can still register to vote at centers in King County opening this weekend
You may have noticed, sex ed is on the ballot and whether school districts should be required to teach it for all grade levels.
A week away from Election Day, election officials are fielding some Frequently Asked Questions from voters.
96 percent of registered voters in King County have a ballot drop box within three miles of their home.
Q13's Jennifer Lee reports from King County where a record number of ballots were counted.
With the highest level of government in the country sowing doubt on the upcoming election, local election officials are working overtime to sow confidence.
Voter registration and turnout figures are expected to break records this presidential election. In Pierce County, voters believe this is the most important election of their lifetime.
The general election is expected to include polling places at NBA arenas nationwide as part of an agreement owners made with players to combat racial injustice.
Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris plans a Thursday speech condemning President Donald Trump for his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, and she'll give it just hours before Trump is set to accept renomination for a second term.
SEATTLE -- Several state governments and transit agencies have filed a lawsuit in an attempt to stop a $30 car tab initiative recently passed by Washington voters.The lawsuit, filed by eight agencies including King County, the City of Seattle and the Washington State Transit Association, calls Initiative 976 a "poorly drafted hodge-podge" that misleads voters about its impact and violates the state constitution.Read the lawsuit The Tim Eyman-sponsored measure repeals car tab taxes and fees, leaving governments without planned funding for road paving and other projects.
SEATTLE -- Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant increased her lead over challenger Egan Orion on Friday evening in the closely watched race for District 3.Sawant had a 1,515-vote lead after the latest ballot count was released Friday evening.