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May 8, 2012 at 1:22 PM

Poll: Will extra inch of legroom on Alaska Airlines make a difference?

Take Our Poll Newly designed seats in nearly two dozen of Alaska Airlines’ new Boeing 737 planes will give passengers an extra inch of legroom, the airline announced today. Slimmer seatbacks and bottoms account for the extra room in the 737-900ER jets, the airline says in a news release. The 22  planes are scheduled to…


Comments | More in General news, Traffic & Transit | Topics: Alaska Air, design, leg room

March 23, 2012 at 3:19 PM

Poll: What should the new owners do with Smith Tower?

Smith Tower was sold Friday in a foreclosure auction to affiliates of mortgage holder CBRE Capital Markets of New York. Read our full Smith Tower story here. Take our poll: What do you think the new owners should do with the Seattle landmark. <a href=””>What should the new owners do with Smith Tower?</a>


Comments | More in General news | Topics: poll, Smith Tower

January 4, 2012 at 10:22 AM

New poll shows voters split on legalizing marijuana

A new statewide poll shows voters evenly divided on the question of legalizing marijuana as the state Legislature takes up the question next week. The Elway Research poll of 411 randomly selected voters found 48 percent in favor and 45 percent opposed to legalization, which is likely headed to the November 2012 ballot in the form…


Comments | More in Government | Topics: Elway Research, Initiative 502, marijuana

December 16, 2011 at 9:12 AM

Seattle is vain, kinda…

[table id=1 /] You’re so vain,” sang Carly Simon. Well, Seattle thinks it’s pretty hot stuff, ranking itself at 7 on a vanity scale of 1 to 10. That’s according to a poll conducted by Mandala Research and released Wednesday by LivingSocial, an online “daily deal” website that offers a discount on some product or service every day…


Comments | More in General news | Topics: Miami, poll, Seattle

November 28, 2011 at 10:49 AM

New poll finds support for state sales tax increase

A new Elway Research poll found that 64 percent of the voters surveyed indicated they were likely to support a temporary bump in the state sales tax to avoid cuts to certain state services. The poll found that 43 percent were “certainly willing” and 21 percent were “probably willing” to support Gov. Chris Gregoire’s proposed…


Comments | More in Government | Topics: budget cuts, Gov. Chris Gregoire, poll

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