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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: I-2124 Repeal WA Cares?
City Inside/Out: I-2124 Repeal WA Cares?

The WA Cares Fund is under siege, with a vote this fall on whether workers can opt-out of the state’s new long-term care insurance program. I-2124 boosters call the fund “a scam” and say workers should have a choice, but opponents argue a yes vote will kill the fund at a time when it’s most needed for long-term care to be affordable to most people.

Brian Heywood, I-2124 Sponsor
State Rep. Nicole Macri, D-43rd District
State Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-20th District
Heather Weiner, No on I-2124 Spokesperson
Paul Guppy, Director of Research, WA Policy Center
Christina Keys, Caregiver & WA Cares Advocate