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About City Inside/Out

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: Election 2022: Seattle Proposition 1
City Inside/Out: Election 2022: Seattle Proposition 1

Seattle voters will decide this fall if they want the option of choosing multiple candidates in future City Hall elections. We explain the two-part ballot measure, hear from other cities, and delve into whether either approval voting or ranked-choice voting will lead to greater turnout and more diverse candidates.


Logan Bowers, Co-Chair, Seattle Approves Campaign

Jazmine Smith, Political Manager, Washington Bus

Anna Kellar, Executive Director, League of Women Voters of Maine

Mallory Rusch, Executive Director, Empower Missouri

Mark Smith, Political Science Professor, University of Washington