Chris Gregoire http://kuow.org en McGinn Launches Bid For Second Term http://kuow.org/post/mcginn-launches-bid-second-term <p></p><p>Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn announced Wednesday that he will seek a second term. At his press conference McGinn was flanked by leaders of nonprofits that advocate for immigrants and minorities. They said McGinn has been there for them in his first term as a champion of human services and public safety. Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:53:29 +0000 Amy Radil 6355 at http://kuow.org McGinn Launches Bid For Second Term Gregoire’s Relationship With Hanford Long And Complex http://kuow.org/post/gregoire-s-relationship-hanford-long-and-complex <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2012/12/121712AK_Gregoirelegacy_Hanford_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>When Governor Chris Gregoire leaves office in January, she’ll take with her nearly a quarter-century’s worth of expertise on one of the most contaminated places on earth. Cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation has been one of her top priorities. Before Gregoire was governor, she worked on Hanford issues as the state’s attorney general and before that as ecology director.<p>Gregoire knows cleaning up Hanford is no easy task. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 19:54:54 +0000 Anna King 5386 at http://kuow.org Gregoire’s Relationship With Hanford Long And Complex Jon Meacham On Thomas Jefferson http://kuow.org/post/art-power-jon-meacham-thomas-jefferson <p></p><p>Many books have been written about Thomas Jefferson. The latest, by Pulitzer Prize-winning author&nbsp;<a href="http://jonmeacham.com">Jon Meacham</a>, seeks in part to rehabilitate Jefferson’s legacy, reinstating him as a consummate politician and an idealist for human liberty, even as he fell short in ending one of America's greatest injustices. How did Jefferson see his role in the evolving American idea?&nbsp;Jon Meacham joins us to talk about "Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power."</p><p></p><p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Steve Scher 4131 at http://kuow.org Jon Meacham On Thomas Jefferson