millennials

Generation M
5:00 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Despite Party Differences, Millennial Wash. Lawmakers Find Common Ground

The four youngest members of the Washington Legislature are two Democrats and two Republicans who find generational common ground in spite of their political differences.
Austin Jenkins

The Washington Legislature is trending a bit younger these day. Nine of the 147 members are under 34 years old.

The four youngest members of the Washington Legislature are two Democrats and two Republicans. This quartet of millennial lawmakers is made up of:

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Generation M
3:19 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Millennial v. Boomer: Daughter And Mom Compare Notes On Life At 21

Zara and Julie Palmer.
Jessica Robinson

If you want to know what the United States is going to be like in 30 years, you had better look to the generation that's under 34 right now.

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Business
12:51 pm
Tue August 21, 2012

The kids love working in Seattle best, survey shows

This is where Millennials are moving to meet people their own age, max out their pay and avoid time-wasting commutes, according to PayScale.
Chris Tarnawski Flickr

Seattle is the best place to work in the nation for Generation Y (19 to 30 year olds), according to PayScale, a jobs and salary data analysis and employment website.

Geekwire, which tipped us off to the story, said Seattle outperformed what it identified as other tech hotbeds: Boston (#5), New York (#7) and San Francisco (tied for #9).

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Crime
12:01 pm
Mon April 2, 2012

Former King Co. Sheriff thinks millennials will change policing

Former King County Sheriff Sue Rahr believes younger police officers will rely less on physical responses for upholding the law.
Jonathan Caves Flickr

Could the Millennial Generation transform law enforcement, making it more focused on communication skills than physical force? Sue Rahr, the new director of the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission, thinks so.

Rahr, the former King County Sheriff, says people who are part of what's come to be called the millennial generation are different than baby boomers or even Gen Xers.

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