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Topic: Seattle Proposition 1

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November 4, 2014 at 6:52 PM

Seattle voters saying yes to increased Metro bus service

Alex Hudson, front to back, Hanna Brooks Olsen and Sarah Anne Lloyd, with the Seattlish progressive news site, cheer during the Yes for Seattle Transit election party at the Comet Tavern in Capitol Hill. (Photo by Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times) Metro Transit service in Seattle will get a boost, if Tuesday’s vote trend continues. In…


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November 5, 2013 at 7:08 AM

Publicly financed Seattle City Council campaigns trailing early

UPDATE, 8:15 p.m.:A measure to largely finance Seattle City Council candidates with property taxes was trailing by eight percentage points in initial results Tuesday. ORIGINAL POST: Seattle voters today will decide whether future candidates for City Council are eligible to receive public property tax dollars to help their campaigns. Under Proposition 1, if candidates raised 600…


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