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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: Baby bonds?
City Inside/Out: Baby bonds?

State lawmakers are debating whether to create the Washington Future Fund trust to help solve intergenerational poverty. The plan to set up baby bonds for infants born under Apple Health, to be used for higher education, entrepreneurship or home ownership when they become adults, is being scrutinized for its promise to close the state's wealth gap.


Yasmin Trudeau, WA State Senator (D-27th)
Michelle Caldier, WA State Representative (R-26th)
Mike Pellicciotti, WA State Treasurer
Paul Guppy, VP-Research, WA Policy Center