News & Statements

New Poll: Moon Tied With Durkan Among Likely Voters

September 13th, 2017

New Poll: Moon Tied With Durkan Among Likely Voters 9/13/17: Cary Moon is tied with her opponent, corporate lawyer Jenny Durkan, according to a new citywide poll. Cary Moon has remarkable support among likely voters, particularly those voters self-identifying as “progressive” where she has a 30 point lead (57% – 27%), despite being outspent by […]

STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF ABUSE VICTIMS AND CALLING ON MURRAY TO RESIGN

September 12th, 2017

CARY MOON’S STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF ABUSE VICTIMS AND CALLING ON MURRAY TO RESIGN As a mother I am angry, as a resident of this city I am ashamed. Mayor Murray’s response to the many allegations of sexual abuse have been deeply inappropriate and harmful, especially to survivors, LGBTQ people and young people everywhere. Survivors […]

Cary Moon Proposes Plans to Improve Wage Fairness For Seattle Women and People of Color

September 11th, 2017

Cary Moon Proposes Plans to Improve Wage Fairness For Seattle Women and People of Color Moon’s Platform includes a Ban on Salary History Demands, Resuming Pay Data Collection, and Support for Employers 9/11/17: As Mayor, Cary Moon will implement a comprehensive plan to further wage equality for Seattle’s women and people of color, including banning demands for […]

Cary Moon’s Statement in Support of I-940

September 8th, 2017

Statement in Support of I-940 September 8, 2017 Seahawk Michael Bennett recently came forward with his frightening experience of police brutality in which a Las Vegas police officer threatened his life while holding a gun to his head. Unfortunately we have seen, both nationally and locally, how common these experiences can be for people of […]

Cary Moon On Amazon’s Demand for More Tax Breaks

September 7th, 2017

Cary Moon On Amazon’s Demand for More Tax Breaks 9/7/17: “Amazon is here because Seattle’s quality of life, gorgeous views, smart people and creative culture are key parts of their employee benefits package. Our city will continue to be a key leader in the tech sector because Seattle residents offer so much talent and innovation to […]

Moon Proposes Freelancer Bill of Rights, Limits on Non-Compete Clauses for Workers

September 6th, 2017

Cary Moon Proposes Freelancer Bill of Rights and Limits on Non-Compete Clauses for Workers 9/6/17: Cary Moon says a Freelancer’s Bill of Rights and limits on non-compete requirements are two ways her mayoral administration will work to improve workplace conditions for Seattle’s modern-day workforce. “In today’s gig economy the job market is changing in ways that […]

Seattle Must Protect DREAMers and Their Families

September 2nd, 2017

Seattle Must Protect DREAMers and Their Families OFFICIAL STATEMENT Yesterday, President Trump announced his intent to fulfill one of his most damaging campaign promises – ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Ending this program would tear thousands of families apart and cause dire consequences for communities across the country. Although the White […]

Cary Moon Proposes Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights

August 31st, 2017

Cary Moon Releases Proposal for Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights First of a Labor Week Agenda For Seattle’s Working Families RELEASE  AUGUST 31, 2017  Seattle – A Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights is the first of a week-long focus on concrete, effective ways Cary Moon’s mayoral administration will work to improve wages and workplace conditions for […]

Our City Stood Up To Big Oil. Now, in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey, We Should Lead on Climate.

August 29th, 2017

Our City Stood Up To Big Oil. Now, in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey, We Should Lead on Climate. OFFICIAL STATEMENT (originally published on Medium) 8/29/17: We are still witnessing the destructive havoc of Hurricane Harvey. The colossal storm left catastrophic flooding and widespread damage in its wake, devastating communities along the Texas coast. While […]

Educators Union Endorses Cary Moon; Moon Supports Growing Access To Higher Education

August 28th, 2017

Educators Union Endorses Cary Moon Moon Supports Growing Access To Higher Education RELEASE FOR: 8/28/2017 Seattle – Cary Moon welcomes the sole endorsement of SEIU 925, a union of 17,000 educators, child care providers and higher education workers at the University of Washington. “Cary Moon is unafraid to think outside the box, and whether it’s addressing […]