T-Mobile executive Joe Mallahan was the lone Seattle mayoral hopeful rated "Outstanding" in the Seattle-King County Municipal League's much-watched candidate ratings, coming in one category above the "very good" rating given incumbent Mayor Greg Nickels.
Nickels has bounced around over the years between "Outstanding" and "very good." The higher rating for Mallahan - a political neophyte - is highly unusual.Councilman Nick Licata was rated as "very good," along with challengers Jessie Israel and Marty Kaplan.
Friday, July 24, 2009
Muni League: Mallahan "Outstanding"
Joel Connelly (Seattle PI):