News roundup

With the Council still in recess, there isn’t much in the way of news coverage, but a couple things have popped onto the radar this morning.

Crosscut discusses the Council’s efforts to regulate AirBnB rentals in Seattle.

Moyers & Co. has a book excerpt by Sarah Joffe describing the political rise of Council member Kshama Sawant.

CBS MoneyWatch and the Associated Press report on the pending “secure scheduling” legislation.