Urban Forum Northwest

Washington State Senator Bob Hasegawa and more

Eddie Rye with Co-Host Hayward Evans:


*Washington State Senator Bob Hasegawa (D) 11th LD will comment on his legislation to create a State Bank or Public Bank, which would be known as the Washington Investment Trust. It would keep our dollars in Washington State.

*Gerald Hankerson, NAACP Area Conference President, Alaska, Oregon, Washington will provide an update on unresolved Racism and Sexism Issues the Black Community has with the Seattle School District Superintendent and the Seattle School Board.

*Kirsten Harris-Talley (D) is a candidate for Legislative District No. 37 Position No. 2 comments on her experience and her vision for her district and the state as an elected member of the legislature.

*Sarah Sense Wilson, Co Founder and Executive Director, Urban Native Education Alliance (UNEA) comments on the barriers confronting her organization that helps Native Students in the Seattle School District.

*Carolyn Riley Payne, President, Seattle King County NAACP comments on the organizations voter registration efforts and comment on any progress being made with resolving issues with the Seattle School District.