As I wrote in covering the press conference that introduced it, this is a program that originated in the mayor's office. And yet the editors make absolutely no mention of the mayor's involvement in a program that in six short months has already reduced absenteeism in Seattle Public Schools by 50 percent.
McGinn has a reputation for being ineffective. Maybe he is. But if he isn't, you'd never know it from his one-sided coverage in the Seattle Times.