Are the state’s editorial boards reflective of the general voting public? We’ll know after the votes are counted on Initiative 517 and Initiative 522. Based on the near consensus of the editorials to date, supporters of the proposals may be feeling a bit nervous. Here’s a roundup:

Seattle Times

Tacoma News Tribune

Vancouver Columbian


Everett Herald

Tri-City Herald

Wenatchee World

Yakima Herald Republic

Spokesman Review

Here are additional details on Initiative 517 and Initiative 522:


[Reprinted with permission from the Washington Policy Center blog]