The announcement yesterday of a new legal defense fund for immigrants and refugees tops the Friday news.
Seattle Times, The Stranger, Seattle Weekly, Seattle PI, SeattleMet , Seattlish and Curbed report on the announcement by two Council members yesterday of legislation to create a legal-defense fund for immigrants and refugees facing deportation proceedings.
Seattle Times covers a move by Congress that prohibits an effort by Council member Burgess to help local employees set up retirement accounts.
Ballard News-Tribune reports that Rudy Pantoja is running for City Council.
Puget Sound Business Journal has an op-ed in support of the downtown upzoning.
Patch reports on an upcoming Socialist conference in Seattle.