Tag Archives: Elections 2023

NEWS GLEAMS | Social Housing Initiative Leads After Initial Count; Democracy Vouchers Available Soon; Shin Yu Pai Is New Seattle Civic Poet

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Last Updated on February 15, 2023, 3:58 pm.


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Rob Saka Announces Run for Seattle City Council

by the Emerald Team


Rob Saka may be a first-time Seattle City Council candidate, but the West Seattle resident is no stranger to Seattle politics. Over the past five years, Saka has served as a King County Charter Review Commissioner, a member of the Seattle Police Chief Search Committee, and a member of the King County Districting Committee. Prior to that, Saka served as a board member of the Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle, and as the former vice president of the Loren Miller Bar Association, a civil rights organization composed of Black attorneys in the state. 

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NEWS GLEAMS | CM Teresa Mosqueda Runs for King County Council; $25M Offered Through ‘Racism Is a Public Health Crisis’ Grant

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NEWS GLEAMS | Morales Announces Relection Bid, Applications Open for Affordable Family Housing at 13th & Fir

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Councilmember Girmay Zahilay Launches Reelection Campaign

by Lauryn Bray


On Jan. 21, King County Councilmember Girmay Zahilay announced the launch of his reelection campaign at Washington Hall. Joined by other County and City elected officials, community members and organizers, as well as news and media outlets, Zahilay recounted some of his successes over the past few years and tearfully explained there is still more work to be done.

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