July 18, 2021
at 12:01 pm
Join me in urging the Senate to do whatever is necessary to pass the For the People Act. Washington has shown us the path forward...
June 15, 2020
at 3:26 pm
The Justice in Policing Act not only bans chokeholds like the one used to kill George Floyd and Manuel Ellis, but establishes it as a...
April 24, 2020
at 10:30 am
If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that we cannot have a truly healthy, thriving society until everyone in America has a safe, accessible...
December 22, 2019
at 9:01 am
I will continue to speak out on fundamental principles of democracy such as freedom of the press, religious freedom and due process.
April 30, 2015
at 5:52 pm
There is a growing, unacceptable intolerance toward newcomers in our state and around the United States.
November 16, 2013
at 3:58 pm
TWO weeks ago, 33 women were arrested in Bellevue for refusing to leave the Washington state GOP headquarters until the state’s four Republican congressional representatives...
February 3, 2013
at 4:00 pm
IMMIGRATION reform catapulted to the top of the federal legislative agenda this week, with clear stakes placed in the ground by President Obama himself and...
October 5, 2011
at 4:37 pm
Three of the four proposals by members of the Washington State Redistricting Commission propose a congressional district where the majority of residents are people of...
June 24, 2011
at 2:53 pm
Despite campaign promises of immigration reform, President Obama's administration has increased deportations. Guest columnists Pramila Jayapal and U.S. Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez argue the president...
May 25, 2010
at 4:09 pm
The broken state of the U.S. immigration system is a moral and human-rights crisis, write three guest columnists who staged a civil-disobedience demonstration in Seattle....