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Seattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a five-time Emmy winner who currently serves as a host, producer, and moderator for the Seattle Channel, where he's worked since 2011. His career in broadcast journalism began in 1995, and includes an 11-year stint as a reporter and anchor for Q13 News. Brian won the Seattle Municipal League's Civic Award for Government News Reporting in 2016. He lives with his wife and two daughters in West Seattle.

City Inside/Out: Climate Challenges
City Inside/Out: Climate Challenges

Washington voters will decide this November whether to repeal the state’s landmark climate change policy, the 2021 Climate Commitment Act (CCA). Initiative 2117 supporters argue the CCA is a hidden gas tax that hurts consumers, but opponents say the cap and trade law requiring the state’s top polluters to pay for their greenhouse gas emissions by buying allowances is a good policy that will help the Evergreen State meets its 2050 climate goals.

Joe Fitzgibbon, House Majority Leader & State Representative (D-34th)
Glen Morgan, Founder, We the Governed
Paula Sardinas, CEO, We Build Back Black Alliance
Jim Walsh, I-2117 Author & State Representative (R-19th)
Joel Creswell, Climate Pollution Reduction Program Manager, WA Dept. of Ecology