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This week we're not paddling away from the tough news

Jun 30, 2017

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray makes it official: He won't run as a write-in for a second term, and wants you to vote for former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan instead.

Two studies of Seattle's $15 minimum wage experiment find mixed results and spark a political back-and-forth over who to believe.

And an Orcas Island man completes a 750-mile journey from Washington state to Alaska ... on a stand-up paddleboard.

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Our panel this week:

Bill Radke @kuowradke, host
Joni Balter @jbalter, host of Seattle Channel's Civic Cocktail
Eli Sanders @elijsanders, associate editor at The Stranger
Rob McKenna @robmckenna, former Washington State Attorney General