We break down who's in the Seattle mayor's race, who's out of it, and what issues will shape the suddenly wide-open contest.
Every day brings new contenders, from former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn – looking for a comeback – to state Sen. Bob Hasegawa, and now former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan. With candidate filing week coming next week, still more are considering jumping in, and scrambling to gauge their prospects.
In Episode 36 of The Overcast, Seattle Times political reporter Jim Brunner and City Hall reporter Dan Beekman break down who’s in, who’s out, and what issues will shape the suddenly wide-open contest.
Send us your feedback and your nominations for next week’s winner and loser in local politics. Leave a comment on this post, tweet at us (@Jim_Brunner and @DBeekman), email us (firstname.lastname@example.org) or drop us a voicemail at 206-464-8778.