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Arun Jhaveri: Because Science Belongs in Congress

Dr. Arun Jhaveri, Burien’s first mayor, is running for the 7th Congressional District seat. “I feel inspired to lead, using my scientific knowledge for the good of our global community,” says Dr.... [Read more]

Burien’s first Mayor announces his bid for Jim McDermott’s congressional seat

Burien’s first Mayor announces his bid for Jim McDermott’s congressional seat

by Mark Neuman Dr. Arun Jhaveri, Burien’s first mayor, announced Wednesday (Jan. 27) that he will run for Congress. Jhaveri told The B-Town Blog this morning that he intends to run for the 7th Congressional... [Read more]

Councilmember McDermott wants to replace Congressman McDermott

Councilmember McDermott wants to replace Congressman McDermott

by Jack Mayne King County Councilmember Joe McDermott on Wednesday (Jan. 20) announced his candidacy for Washington’s 7th Congressional District, following speculation that he would seek to replace retiring... [Read more]

Tax Attorney Plans on Taking on 12-term Congressman Jim McDermott

Tax Attorney Plans on Taking on 12-term Congressman Jim McDermott

Seattle tax attorney Andrew Hughes has announced his candidacy for the 7th District Congressional seat held now by 12-term Congressman Jim McDermott. Hughes said he will run a “robust campaign to... [Read more]

High School Students Invited To Create Art For Congressional Art Competition

High School Students Invited To Create Art For Congressional Art Competition

Every year, Members of Congress are allowed to display one piece of artwork by a high school student from their district in the U.S. Capitol for one year. Congressman Adam Smith, who represents Washington’s... [Read more]

From Filmmaking To Lawmaking: Bill Hoffman Says “20 Years Of McDermott Is Enough”

From Filmmaking To Lawmaking: Bill Hoffman Says “20 Years Of McDermott Is Enough”

(EDITOR’S NOTE: B-Town Blog Editor Scott Schaefer, and Mark Neuman, Reporter, first met Bill Hoffman back at James Madison Junior High School in West Seattle, when Richard Nixon was president and... [Read more]

Adam Smith’s Town Hall Meeting Is Tuesday, April 7th

Adam Smith’s Town Hall Meeting Is Tuesday, April 7th

Congressman Adam Smith invites all residents of the 9th District to attend a town hall meeting on Tuesday, April 7th from 7pm to 8:30pm at SeaTac City Hall Chambers, 4800 S 188th Street (map below). The... [Read more]

Mayor Joan’s Op-Ed Appears In Seattle P-I

Mayor Joan’s Op-Ed Appears In Seattle P-I

Joan McGilton, the Mayor of Burien, recently wrote an Op-Ed piece for the Seattle P-I, defending Washington’s congressional delegation and how it’s helped B-Town. Since a lot of our readers... [Read more]