Courthouse Journal

The Courthouse Journal is the official newsletter of the Washington Association of County Officials. An archive of the past year's newsletters is available in our archive.

Jan 16

Senate Democrats Moving Fast to Pass Backlogged Bills

Posted on January 16, 2018 at 9:59 AM by Timothy Grisham

(Bellevue Reporter)

Bills on pay equity, gay conversion therapy, gun regulation, and voting rights are all on the “to do” list.

Jan 10

Top 5 Leadership Issues in 2018

Posted on January 10, 2018 at 2:26 PM by Timothy Grisham

Skagit County Auditor Jeanne Youngquist shares the Top 5 Leadership Issues in 2018 according to Merge Gupta-Sunderji, published in the Globe and Mail.

Here are my predictions for the top five employee-related trends in the upcoming year. My hope is that this list will give you insights as to where you should focus and emphasize your energy and effort as you go boldly into the future.

Jan 02

WA Voters Greet 2018 with Improving Outlook

Posted on January 2, 2018 at 11:21 AM by Timothy Grisham

The latest Elway Poll is available (here). The poll notes that voters' outlook increased in the last month of 2017. For the full poll visit: http://www.elwayresearch.com/Current_Polls/ElwayPoll-Voter Outlook 010218.pdf