“The City of Seattle is failing the unsheltered, kids and families, and our sense of community. We can and must do better, and as Mayor, I will take real, immediate action to end this humanitarian crisis,” said Harrell. Seattle – Candidate for Mayor Bruce Harrell today returned to Green Lake and adjacent Lower Woodland … Continued
I am running because we need a Mayor to meet this moment of unprecedented challenge and opportunity, a Mayor with the lived experience to tackle big issues; a decisive leader fully committed to productive dialogue, planning and execution.
We must rebuild the fundamental trust between city government and the people it serves. We need the highest standard of collaboration and vision. The stakes are too high.
Collected exclusively by volunteers, Harrell’s campaign has raised more Democracy Vouchers than any candidate in Seattle city history SEATTLE – Today, Bruce Harrell’s campaign for mayor announced it has reached the $400,000 general election fundraising cap established by the Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission for mayoral participants in the Democracy Voucher program. This milestone comes … Continued
SEATTLE – Bruce Harrell’s campaign for Seattle Mayor announced a slate of new endorsements from current and former elected officials, including Democratic legislators from Seattle and the Puget Sound region, leaders of the Legislative Black Members Caucus, as well as other local leaders. They join what was already the largest and most diverse group of … Continued
“The Judge reinforced that it is the responsibility of the council and mayor to set budget priorities, not a voter approved amendment, making it more critical to elect strong leadership to address the homelessness crisis,” said Harrell. SEATTLE – Candidate for Mayor Bruce Harrell today called upon the current city council and mayor to adopt … Continued
Powerful advocate for gun responsibility and action on homelessness joins Harrell campaign, solidifying support and reinforcing need for change in City Hall SEATTLE – Former State Representative and mayoral candidate Jessyn Farrell today announced her endorsement of Bruce Harrell, who finished first in the August 3rd Primary. The announcement from Farrell, who represented the 46th … Continued
Post-primary endorsements show growing, diverse support for Harrell’s message of unity and progressive change SEATTLE – Bruce Harrell’s campaign for Mayor announced a slate of new endorsements from current and former elected officials from Seattle and the Puget Sound region. They join what was already the largest and most diverse group of endorsements of any … Continued
“As a Councilmember who helped pass the $15 minimum wage and longtime advocate for working people and workplace fairness, Bruce Harrell is the leader we need as Seattle Mayor,” said Chris Dugovich, President and Executive Director of the Washington State Council of County and City Employees.Read More
Harrell wants to hire more police officers, opposes defunding the police, supports a city charter amendment that could alter Seattle’s approach to homelessness, and says he’d “make sure everyone is at the table” for talks about taxes and zoning changes.Read More
“People are tired of this fighting in Seattle,” Harrell added, promising to address homelessness, change the culture of the Police Department and support small businesses. “The city is expecting me to come up with new solutions.”Read More