Let's talk about cannabis...

When legalization was on the ballot, the voters were clear that they wanted the taxes used for education, health care, research, and substance abuse prevention. It’s bad enough that the Legislature has dumped cannabis revenue into the general fund rather than directing it to these specific purposes as intended. Using that revenue to beef up law enforcement instead would add insult to injury.

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A holistic approach to fixing the mental health care crisis

Our mental health care system wouldn't be so overwhelmed and resources so scare if so many people didn't end up needing treatment for reasons that are related to poverty and all the societal ills that come with it... Until we face this, we will continue to fight a self-defeating battle we can't win, always 10 steps behind in a never-ending race to keep up with demand.

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To protect reproductive rights in Washington State, you must vote

Washington State is at risk of rollback to reproductive rights if we do not keep and expand our pro-choice majority. Our State Legislature is the front line for protecting and expanding access to abortion and reproductive health services in the event Brett Kavanaugh's appointment to SCOTUS is confirmed.

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