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Week in Review: Murray steps aside, Trump fires Comey

KUOW Photo/Bond Huberman
Today's panel: Tina Podlodowski, Joni Balter, Bill Radke and Chris Vance

Mayor Ed Murray drops his reelection bid, clearing the way for a wide-open race for Seattle's next mayor. 

Democrats call for a special prosecutor to investigate President Trump after he fires FBI director James Comey.

Opponents of a proposed safe-injection site for heroin users in King County launch a campaign to ban it before it can happen.

And the Kent School District cancels an international trip over concerns that undocumented students might not be able to participate.

Listen Fridays at noon and talk with us on Twitter using #KUOWwir. You can also email us. 

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Our panel this week:

Bill Radke @kuowradke, host
Joni Balter @jbalter, host of Seattle Channel's Civic Cocktail
Tina Podlodowski @tinapo, Washington State Democratic Party chair
Chris Vance @chrisvance123, former Washington State Republican Party chair

Year started with KUOW: 2012
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