I want to tell the public -- life is normal, they can return to it.
It's not every day you see an older brother put a little sister out of a job.
a George Bush-Dick Cheney conservative who wants to bring his right-wing agenda to King County government.
a clear lack of momentum and, frankly, poor financial management.
I think anybody with a long record like Ron has, and who has made some pretty strong leadership moves, there're going to be people who have some concerns, ... Third terms are hard.
August gave a little talk before the show about how he dropped out of school, regretted it and spent hours in the library educating himself, ... He talked about developing your intellect, being open to the world and life through books. It was one of the most brilliant speeches I've ever heard on that subject, and it really moved those kids.
They voted against him in large numbers in a Democratic primary again this year. ... What's the likelihood they're going to vote for him all of a sudden?
This is a good day.
King County has completed a remarkable financial turnaround that any corporation would envy.