Seattle mayor denies knowing accuser, who has gone public
20 April, 2017, 08:20 | Author: Oscar Goodwin
McGinn said he'd push for a city income tax on the wealthy, knowing it would lead to a court challenge.
McGinn served as Seattle's mayor from 2010 to 2013, when he lost to current Mayor Ed Murray, with 47 percent of the vote to Murray's 52.
Heckard was identified only by his initials in the original lawsuit filed earlier this month against Murray, but the lawyer filed an amended lawsuit on Tuesday naming Heckard.
A political consultant to McGinn announced his candidacy to press outlets at 8:30 a.m., and McGinn and his family made an official announcement outside his home in Greenwood at 10:30 a.m.
The Seattle Times reported that a letter from Heckard's lawyer Lincoln Beauregard to Murray's attorney states that the decision to go public was so Murray could no longer claim that he doesn't know who "D.H." is. In 1984, the state Legislature approved a law that prohibits a county, city or city-county from levying a tax on net income.
McGinn has been a strong advocate for alternate forms of transportation in Seattle, particularly biking. McGinn also said he'd look for cuts in the city budget and criticized Murray and the City Council for pushing "deeply regressive" sales and property tax to address problems like homelessness.
In her brief video, Moon hit the high notes for Seattleites who might be disenchanted with the city's seemingly relentless growth. Despite attempts to stop the project, tunneling began in July 2013. The tunnel is now scheduled to open in 2019, three years behind schedule. "We have tens of thousands of new jobs in our city and now we need to think about how these big companies can pay to mitigate their effects on this city and keep it liveable for regular working people and small businesses".
"It wasn't very long ago that we were anxious about attracting downtown employers", McGinn said.
Incumbent Ed Murray and six other candidates for mayor will answer questions at a panel in North Seattle Thursday night, the first public forum for this race since two well-known Seattle leaders announced their campaigns this week.
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In his annual New Year's address, Kim said that the country's preparations for an ICBM launch have "reached the final stage". While the parade carried on, a top official did not hesitate to bring up the USA and the possibility of nuclear war.
Moscow has stood by Assad, saying the poison gas belonged to rebels, an explanation Washington dismisses as beyond credible. The surprise meeting comes after Kremlin officials previously said such a get-together was not on Putin's schedule.
The Israeli authorities, meanwhile, say at least 48 Israelis have been killed in attacks by Palestinians over the same period. According to the Palestinian Ministry of Health, the attacker died of his wounds and the IDF confirmed the report.
But the 2014 collapse in oil prices left the government unable to maintain a complex system of subsidies and price controls. Regional elections due in December were indefinitely postponed and there is still no date for local polls due this year.
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Patriots spokesman Stacey James said: "We are aware of the reports but I don't anticipate that we will be commenting today". Hernandez was a fourth-round pick of the Patriots in the 2010 NFL Draft and looked like he had a bright future in the NFL.
Gersh deleted most of her social media accounts, but told NBC News it is devastating to "feel like I have to go into hiding". The harassment goes back to November 2016, when Gersh came into contact with Sherry Spencer - mother of the neo-Nazi leader.
Zuckerberg initially said it was "crazy" that Facebook could have impacted the election, though later backtracked on his comments. Stephens filmed and then posted the video of the attack to Facebook , but was found dead in his auto on Tuesday.
But that Trump has the gall to vacation frequently while having previously eviscerated Obama for doing so is infuriating. But it's only 88 days into his presidency; few presidents have a fully-formed worldview at this point in their tenure.
Rush's Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson will induct prog rock legends Yes, while Jackson Browne will be on hand to induct Joan Baez . Pearl Jam's first album Ten came out in late 1991, and they were the crowd favourites at the Barclays Center in NY .
The strike also comes at a hard time for the Palestinian Authority, whose leader, Mahmoud Abbas, is aging and unpopular. Israeli authorities have placed him under solitary confinement for calling the strike - now in its second day.
Tillerson declares the Iran nuclear deal a failure
Chamber of Commerce in Washington. "Every administration, when it doesn't know what the hell to do, reviews things", Slavin said. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at the U.S. -Saudi Arabia CEO Summit, Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at the U.S.