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Tarra Simmons lays out why she championed a new law that restores voting rights to people on probation and parole once she joined Washington’s state legislature.
Apr 08, 2021
An emboldened progressive majority on Washington State’s highest court struck down a law that criminalized drug possession and expanded restrictions on life without parole.
Mar 17, 2021
Advocates stress that automating the expungement process will help protect people with past charges or convictions from the economic devastation of COVID-19.
Rachel M. Cohen
May 19, 2020
What newly-appointed G. Helen Whitener does next will shape whether Washington State moves in a more progressive direction.
Kyle C. Barry
Apr 23, 2020
May 23, 2019
The new citizenship question and the longstanding practice of prison gerrymandering weaponize the census to change the racial geography of power.
Vaidya Gullapalli, Daniel Nichanian
May 06, 2019
Dec 13, 2018
Nov 06, 2018
Oct 12, 2018
Jul 23, 2018