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Kurt Triplett Appointed As King County Executive

Kurt Triplett Appointed As King County Executive

The King County Council Monday announced that they’ve unanimously appointed Kurt Triplett as King County Executive, with members citing “his professionalism and knowledge of the issues.”

Triplett was unanimously approved by the council to serve in the role which he took on in early May in an interim capacity after Executive Ron Sims stepped down to join the Obama administration.

Triplett will serve until the results of the November general election for County Executive are certified…

An Interview With Larry Phillips: “I Trump Dow In Spades”

An Interview With Larry Phillips: “I Trump Dow In Spades”

by Mark Neuman The B-Town Blog spoke recently with Metropolitan King County Councilmember Larry Phillips, who, along with fellow councilmember Dow Constantine are the leading contenders in the race to... [Read more]

Blue Ribbon Committee To Review Executive Candidates

Blue Ribbon Committee To Review Executive Candidates

As King County Councilmembers jockey for Ron Sims’ upcoming vacating of his King County Executive seat, the council itself released information today about creating a “blue-ribbon committee”... [Read more]

“I’m Running!” Dow Constantine Tells The B-Town Blog

“I’m Running!” Dow Constantine Tells The B-Town Blog

Dow Constantine by Mark Neuman Metropolitan King County Council member Dow Constantine has made it official. “I’m running for King County Executive,” he said Monday (Feb. 16th) in an... [Read more]

Dow Constantine To Run For King County Executive

Dow Constantine To Run For King County Executive

According to The Seattle P-I, King County Councilmember Dow Constantine will announce Monday that he is running for the King County Executive position being vacated by Ron Sims, who has been nominated... [Read more]