| Jun 13, 2011
| 5:01 PM
At a news conference in Olympia Monday, Gov. Chris Gregoire officially announced she will not seek a third term in office.
"The worst thing I can think of for the people of Washington is for me to be preoccupied with a campaign right now. I need to set...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 7:28 PM
The Washington Education Association endorsed Democrat Jay Inslee in the gubernatorial race Saturday after meeting with him. Republican candidate Rob McKenna canceled his appearance before the state's teacher's union.
| Dec 28, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Starting next year, Washington will have a new, 10th Congressional District centered in Olympia and incorporating much of South Puget Sound.
On Wednesday, two members of the bipartisan State Redistricting Commission unveiled new boundaries for all of...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 11:10 AM
There's a passage at the end of "Auto-Tune the News #4," one of the Gregory Brothers' slightly less popular videos (it's been viewed roughly 750k times, compared with 30 million views of their "Double Rainbow Song"), when former House Speaker Newt...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Rep. Jay Inslee, D-Wash., who is running for governor, will have Eliot Spitzer hosting a New York fundraiser for him March 5, with tickets ranging from $1,000 to $3,600, Inslee spokeswoman Jaime Smith confirmed Friday.
It's Spitzer's first step back...
| Oct 5, 2009
| 4:34 PM
The battle over the Democrats' cap-and-trade bill that would cut fuel emission standards and reward energy-saving conversions is causing a rift in a traditionally Republican sanctuary. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, long a lobbying powerhouse in Washington...
| Oct 7, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva For all the war councils lately at the White House -- and that "beer summit'' on the South Lawn -- the big fall basketball game on the first court promises some real stretches. President Barack Obama, who......
| Feb 4, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The U.S. House Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet quickly got down to business on Thursday morning as Congress began its review of Comcast Corp.'s proposed acquisition of the controlling interest of NBC Universal. Huge issues...
| Nov 6, 2008
No need for a recount this time around in the Washington Governor's race.
Dino Rossi conceded the race to Governor Chris Gregoire today.
At a press conference this afternoon the Governor detailed what our state will gain from a Barack Obama presidency,...
| Aug 8, 2009
The nation's Drug Czar was in Seattle, Saturday, to talk with law enforcement and community representatives about what works and what doesn't work in the war on drugs. Former Seattle Police Chief, Gil Kerlikowske, was joined by Rep. Jay Inslee (D-Wash)...
| Mar 21, 2010
| 8:10 PM
Washington State Lawmakers played a big role in getting the health care bill passed in the house.
Washington Congressman Brian Baird Originally voted no on health care reform, but, today switched to a yes.
He posted this statement on his website....