Related Program: The Record The National Popular Vote Bill: Why Some States Want To Change The Electoral Process By David Hyde & Christine Streich • Apr 24, 2014 Related Program: The Record TweetShareGoogle+Email Credit Flickr Photo/Erik (HASH) Hersman (CC BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 8:05 David Hyde sits down with Matt Barreto, political science professor at the University of Washington, to talk about a state-led movement to use popular vote for presidential elections in the U.S. Tags: electionsgovernmentTweetShareGoogle+Email Related Content Washington Electoral Process Among The Best In The Nation By Steve Scher & Christine Streich • Apr 9, 2014 King County's Facebook page. Listen Listening... / 5:24 Steve Scher talks with Zachary Markovits, project manager of Pew Charitable Trusts' Election Performance Index, about how well Washington state is operating when it comes to election and voting. SCOTUS Rules Against Some Campaign Finance Limits By Arwen Nicks & Ross Reynolds • Apr 2, 2014 Flickr Photo/Kjetil-Ree (CC BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 7:01 Ross Reynolds talks with Marcia Coyle, chief Washington correspondent for the National Law Journal, about the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to reject funding limits in federal elections. Lake Wash. School District Bonds Failing On Second Round By Jamala Henderson • Apr 23, 2014 Flickr Photo/Marie Coleman (CC BY-NC-SA) Along with Proposition 1, another measure on some King County ballots appears to be failing. The construction bond measure for the Lake Washington School District needed 60 percent to pass. Early returns had just 50 percent of voters approving it. New Bus Initiative Filed For Seattle Only, Prop 1 Continues To Fail By Editor • Apr 25, 2014 Flickr Photo/Canadian Pacific Listen Listening... / 4:15 UPDATE: 4/25/14, 4:15 p.m. PT. Votes are still being tallied, but King County voters so far are rejecting Proposition 1. That almost certainly means cuts to buses. A new Seattle-only initiative will try to save buses inside city limits. A group called Friends of Transit said it filed the initiative with the Seattle City Clerk's Office Friday.