In June 2021 Councilmember Teresa Mosqueda announced legislation [https://council.seattle.gov/2021/06/28/councilmember-mosqueda-to-recognize-diversity-of-seattle-neighborhoods-with-zoning-name-change/] that would rename single-family areas in Seattle to neighborhood residential. This plan was criticized by some for being an incredibly unsubstantial change and that the council should just do the real work of legalizing
Attempting to Predict the 2021 Seattle Citywide General Election Results If you want a TL;DR skip to the end for the election predictions, the section is called 2021 General Election Predictions. Seattle elections are the first local elections I've ever paid attention to. In college, probably like most people,
> On January 6, 2021, a mob of rioters supporting United States President Donald Trump stormed the United States Capitol, breaching security and occupying parts of the building for several hours. The riots were incited by comments made by Trump at an earlier rally. The storming disrupted a joint session of
Seattle has many distinct neighborhoods like Capitol Hill, one of Seattle's oldest and most historic neighborhoods, or Queen Anne, or even First Hill which used to be called Profanity Hill. Reference to Profanity Hill in "The Seattle Times" from July 15th, 1896However, doing a quick Wikipedia search [https://en.wikipedia.
The Seattle Office of Police Accountability (OPA) is an office of the city of Seattle that is responsible for investigating complaints of Seattle Police Department (SPD) employee misconduct. Case number 2018OPA-0928 [http://www.seattle.gov/Documents/Departments/OPA/ClosedCaseSummaries/2018OPA-0928ccs021920.pdf] is a OPA complaint that was referred to the
On January 1, 2018 Seattle implemented a 1.75-cent per ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages with at least 40 kilocalories per 12 fluid ounces. There are beverages that are strangely exempt from the law such as Starbucks drinks that are primarily made from milk [1 [https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/
Website [https://www.yang2020.com/] Issues [https://www.yang2020.com/policies/] Education Free College Support free or very low tuition for community college for vocational classes [https://www.yang2020.com/policies/close-skills-gap-community-college/]. Various ideas on reducing the cost of college [https://www.yang2020.com/policies/controlling-cost-higher-education/]. > Require all universities with
Website [https://elizabethwarren.com/] Issues [https://elizabethwarren.com/plans] Education Free College [https://elizabethwarren.com/plans/affordable-higher-education] Supports free 4 year public college. Cancel Student Debt [https://elizabethwarren.com/plans/student-loan-debt-day-one] Cancel up to $50,000 in [federal] student loan debt for tax fillers making under $100,000. Above that,
Website [https://www.tomsteyer.com/] Issues [https://www.tomsteyer.com/policies/] Education Free College > Our government must protect the right to a free, quality, public education from preschool through college and on to skills training. Nothing else on his site. Cancel Student Debt His website doesn't specify. Economy Tax the
Website [https://berniesanders.com/] Issues [https://berniesanders.com/issues/] Education [https://berniesanders.com/issues/free-college-cancel-debt/] Free College Supports the College for All Act. > Everyone deserves the right to a good higher education if they choose to pursue it, no matter their income. Cap federal student loan interest rates at 1.
Website [https://devalpatrick2020.com/] Issues [https://devalpatrick2020.com/devals-vision/] Education [https://devalpatrick2020.com/universal-affordable-lifelong-education/] Free College Free community college. For public college, for each year of service in the military or civilian service, free tuition for that year, so 4 years of military for 4 years of college. Cancel Student
Website [https://amyklobuchar.com/] Issues [https://amyklobuchar.com/issues/] Education [https://medium.com/@AmyforAmerica/senator-klobuchars-many-paths-to-success-post-secondary-education-plan-8df6bf538727] Free College Free community college. Double maximum Pell grant to $12,000 (it's currently at $6,195 so double would be $12,390) and expand eligibility to families making up to $100,000 a year.
Website [https://www.tulsi2020.com/] Issues [https://www.tulsi2020.com/issues] Her campaign site is does not have much information. Education [https://www.tulsi2020.com/issues/education-teachers] Free College Sponsored the College for All Act [https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/3472/text] which would make college free everyone
Website [https://peteforamerica.com/] Issues [https://peteforamerica.com/issues/] Education [https://peteforamerica.com/policies/higher-education/] Free College Public college tuition free for families making less than $100,000 a year and many middle income families with multiple children. Middle income is not defined to a number, multiple children is also
Website [https://www.mikebloomberg.com/] Issues [https://www.mikebloomberg.com/getting-it-done] This is my first time looking at Bloomberg as a candidate because he filed with the Federal Election Commission as an official Democratic candidate on November 24th, 2019. Education Free College Nothing listed on site. Cancel Student Debt Nothing
Website [https://joebiden.com/] Issues [https://joebiden.com/joes-vision/] Education [https://joebiden.com/beyondhs/] Free College Free community college. Double the max value of Pell grants, currently at $6,195 so would double to $12,390. Cancel Student Debt Individuals making less than $25,000 a year will be allowed
Website [https://michaelbennet.com/] Issues [https://michaelbennet.com/vision/] Education [https://michaelbennet.com/education/] Free College Supports free community college for all Americans using federal funding. For any households making less than $75,000 a year, increased Pell grants and other aids so students can receive a degree from a