Posts for June, 2013

Guess what landed on my porch last night?

June 28th, 2013

After working for three years to reduce the distribution of unwanted yellow pages phone books in Seattle, guess what was left on my porch yesterday?  A re-usable bag with two phone books in it.  Whoops! In April, the City signed a Statement of Shared Principles with the yellow pages industry, signaling their good-faith effort to […]

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Seattle Public Financing Going to the Voters

June 24th, 2013

Later this afternoon, Seattle City Council is going to vote on an ordinance that would ask voters if they want to restore a public financing model to Seattle City Council elections. Democracy is at its best when candidates can focus on the important issues facing our city, instead of who can raise the most money. […]

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