Policy & Regulations

Local business leaders say they are grateful for public health officials’ response to the crisis, but also stress more economic relief is necessary

Local business leaders say they are grateful for public health officials’ response to the crisis, but also stress more economic relief is necessary

In a letter to public officials, they urge action to ‘permanently take back Third Avenue from the open drug market’

In a letter to public officials, they urge action to ‘permanently take back Third Avenue from the open drug market’

The business group weighs in on recently introduced state legislation that would authorize King County to tax large companies with highly paid workers

The business group weighs in on recently introduced state legislation that would authorize King County to tax large companies with highly paid workers

The former Tacoma mayor is making a bid for the U.S. House seat being vacated by retiring Democratic Rep. Denny Heck

The former Tacoma mayor is making a bid for the U.S. House seat being vacated by retiring Democratic Rep. Denny Heck

The consequences of that unpaid tax debt can be severe for individuals, a new report states, including wage garnishment and asset seizure

The consequences of that unpaid tax debt can be severe for individuals, a new report states, including wage garnishment and asset seizure

High levels of cigarette smuggling are linked to high excise taxes on legal tobacco, report claims

High levels of cigarette smuggling are linked to high excise taxes on legal tobacco, report claims

A poor showing in home and community safety pushed Seattle’s score down

A poor showing in home and community safety pushed Seattle’s score down

Nationwide study examined nine key areas to determine which cities excel at smart policymaking

Nationwide study examined nine key areas to determine which cities excel at smart policymaking

Efforts will be focused on improving outreach, assessment and feedback with an eye toward reaching contracting goals

Efforts will be focused on improving outreach, assessment and feedback with an eye toward reaching contracting goals

A prolonged trade war would devastate Washington's economy

A prolonged trade war would devastate Washington's economy