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  • This is a little embarrassing right?
    Jason Rantz | May 15, 2015 1:07 pm

    The monumental resistance against Arctic drilling was a little... sparsely attended. We were told hundreds, if not thousands, were going to attempt to stop the oil rig from coming to Seattle but folks forgot to show up apparently.

  • WA rape kit bill symbolic, needs context
    Jason Rantz | May 14, 2015 8:44 pm

    A frequent topic on the Jason Rantz Show in the last week or so has had a lot to do with symbolism; that activists and politicians are making a lot of symbolic gestures, but not really achieving any results. Now we find a similar scenario unfolding with Governor Jay Inslee and it's on the understandably sensitive subject of rape.

  • Tacoma mayor: $15 minimum wage would be a 'shock' to the economy
    Kipp Robertson | May 14, 2015 5:48 pm
    A $15 minimum wage is too high for Tacoma and may not have been the best choice for Seattle, Mayor Marilyn Strickland told KIRO Radio's Jason Rantz.
  • Complaints over state lawmaker pay raise are petty
    Jason Rantz | May 14, 2015 10:38 am
    Washington state legislators find themselves the happy recipients of an 11.2 percent pay bump, courtesy of the The Washington Citizens' Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials.
  • Kshama Sawant the target of new city ethics rule
    Jason Rantz | May 13, 2015 1:32 pm
    Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and some councilmembers don't like Councilwoman Kshama Sawant too much and it's become even more clear with proposed legislation that would prohibit the kind of election activities Sawant has engaged in during city-sponsored events.
  • Seattle environmentalists don't care much about the environment
    Jason Rantz | May 13, 2015 9:56 am
    As Jason Rantz woke up yesterday to yet another symbolic effort from an activist, it dawned on him that environmentalists don't actually care enough about the environment.
  • Seattle drivers paying for inconvenience
    Jason Rantz | May 12, 2015 1:34 pm
    Hey Seattle drivers, did you know for the low, low price of $60, you too can be forced to be even more inconvenienced on the road? Next month, Seattle drivers will pay an extra $60 on their vehicle license fees, not fill pot-holes or do much needed transportation infrastructure work, but to better fund public transportation that you won't take.
  • Democrats to use pollution to save education
    Kipp Robertson | May 12, 2015 11:47 am
    Some Washington lawmakers believe they have a plan to fund education by taxing companies for pollution emissions.
  • Alki Beach residents irresponsible with their anger over cell towers
    Jason Rantz | May 11, 2015 11:59 am
    Alki Beach residents are very upset with the possibility of more cell phone towers being placed in their backyards (including one on the roof of an apartment building). Their big complaint? That their health is on the line. But, it really isn't.
  • Unbelievable activist anger over homeless smoking ban
    Jason Rantz | May 10, 2015 10:16 pm
    Apparently, the city's proposed smoking ban in parks is offensive to social justice. Engaging in behavior that will lead to cancer is now a social justice issue.

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