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posted Friday, February 2, 2018 - Volume 46 Issue 05


Trump administration declines to sign OAS statement in support of marriage equality
by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

The Trump administration has declined to join seven other Organization of American States (OAS) countries in signing a declaration supporting marriage equality.

The declaration is a spin-off of the recent ruling by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights that signatory countries must provide marriage equality and leg
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Jayapal on President Trump's State of the Union
'This is the Trump way: he simply offers no leadership.'

WASHINGTON, D.C. - [On Tuesday, January 30], Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal [U.S. Representative for Washington's 7th Congressional District] did not attend Donald Trump's State of the Union address. Instead she headlined a State of OUR Union event with nearly 1,
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The GSBA Business & Humanitarian Awards dinner 'Together We Rise,' to be held Thursday, February 15
The 37th annual GSBA Business & Humanitarian Awards dinner on Thursday, February 15, will honor businesses and community leaders who are successful, exemplify the highest standards of their profession, promote diversity and inclusion in the workplace, demonstrate leadership and invest time and resources into their community.

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The #StateofOURUnion
by Pramila Jayapal
U.S. Representative
Washington's 7th Congressional District


The following speech was delivered at Representative Pramila Jayapal's State of OUR Union event on January 30.

Good evening, powerful, unstoppable women! I am Pramila Jayapal and I am so proud to represent Wa
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Shame of the Union
by Lorella Praeli
ACLU Director of
Immigration Policy
and Campaigns


On the floor of the House of Representatives tonight [Tuesday, January 30], Donald Trump laid out his hateful, anti-immigrant agenda. And while he may have dressed it up in rhetoric that pundits find more palatable, we heard the dog
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U.S. Senator Patty Murray responds to President Trump's State of the Union address
WASHINGTON, DC - [On Tuesday, January 30] U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) released the following statement after President Trump's State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress. (To watch her presentation on video visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ei631muU-HE&feature=youtu.be)

'President Trump can try to take
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Washington state is #2 in minimum wages
The other Washington is #1

by Mike Andrew - SGN Staff Writer

On January 1, workers in 18 states and 19 cities got a raise, when minimum wages increased under local laws.

Currently, Washington state is second in the country for minimum wages - $11.50 - as a result of I-1433, which passed
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Help create a social and support network for LGBT veterans
Hello,

My name is Johnnie Hawkins, the LGBT Coordinator for the Veterans Benefits Administration. My colleague Josh Wheeldon and I are looking to connect with community providers, veterans, and LGBT allies in the Puget Sound area to discuss creating a network that helps LGBT veterans. Our goal is to increase awareness and
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POZSeattle and Living Positively February 2018 Valentine's Social & Potluck
POZSeattle and Living Positively are proud to present their combined 2018 Valentine's Social & Potluck Wednesday, February 14th from 6-8:15pm at the Cuff (13th Ave & E Pine St). Meet us in the downstairs bar for food, socializing, to catch-up with old friends, to make new ones, and a whole lot of fun. (Living Positively is a weekly social grou more
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Burien Pride returns June 2 for second annual celebration
Proceeds to benefit Burien Pride Scholarship Fund

BURIEN, WA - The second annual Burien Pride celebration will take place in Burien Town Square Park on Saturday June 2, 2018 from 10am to 8pm with FREE admission to the public. All ages are welcome.

More than 2,000 attendees celebrated Burien Pride in
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Washington state Governor Jay Inslee to present keynote at Seattle CannaCon
CannaCon, the nation's premier cannabis business industry convention, has announced that Washington state Governor Jay Inslee will present as a keynote speaker of the 2018 Seattle Expo.

The 5th annual event will be held February 15-17 at the Washington State Convention Center and host more than 100 speakers, presenters, and celeb
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Seattle Center Festál highlights 'Generations' in 2018
Launches with 'Têt in Seattle' February 10-11

Seattle Center Festál presents 23 ethnic cultural festivals in 2018. The year's theme, 'Generations,' highlights the bonds between generations that foster identity, respect and honor. It is especially relevant in 2018, when Festál celebrates its 21st year. As the series comes
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