Local legislators to host town-hall meeting March 14

March 11, 2015

NEW — 11 a.m. March 11, 2015

Residents can join local legislators to discuss the ongoing session in Olympia at a town hall meeting in Bellevue this Saturday.

Meet state Sen. Steve Litzow and state Reps. Judy Clibborn and Tana Senn — 41st Legislative District lawmakers — at the March 14 meeting.

The legislators, all three from Mercer Island, will provide an update on the legislative session and take questions from constituents.

Litzow, Clibborn and Senn will visit Bellevue’s Somerset Elementary School, 14100 Somerset Blvd., from 10 a.m. to noon. Read more

Local issues, national candidates in Nov. 4 general election

October 30, 2014

NEW — 11:45 a.m. Oct. 30, 2014

The Nov. 4 general election has several incumbent legislators, both national and local, up for re-election.

The ballot also features initiatives seeking voter input on the future of K-12 classroom size and the enforcement of background checks for gun purchasers.

Here’s a quick look at the candidates and initiatives. Learn more by reading the complete voters’ guide online.

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