Google stopped taking political ads in Washington state elections last week – at least until it can find ways to comply with state disclosure law. The move is on the heels of a lawsuit against the company over ad practices.
South Sound school district leaders say the Legislature provided just enough extra money in March to cover their costs for the coming school year if they rely on levies. But funding hits a cliff in 2019-20.
The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing a challenge to the requirement that public sector workers pay their fair share of costs for union contract bargaining that they benefit from. If not, why should they get benefits?