The Capitol Buzz is a daily summary of online news clips from across the state, discussing policies and politics affecting Washington state.

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27-year-old Brennan Bailey to challenge Ed Orcutt in the 20th (The Daily News)

LOCAL

Moon wins second spot on November ballot for Seattle mayor (The Seattle Times)
Oliver’s leap forward still leaves her out of recount range (Crosscut)

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