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RE: Goodman's Cash Crop

A quick follow-up to yesterday's post about the group of candidates that are jockeying for U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee's (D-WA, 1) seat.

07/08/2011 By Josh Feit

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DSCC: Koch Solicitation was a "Staff Error."

Democrats respond to Koch letter with a snarky letter of their own.

07/08/2011 By Josh Feit

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Sen. Murray Tries to Raise Money from Koch?

The infamous Tea Party funders, the Koch Brothers, rebuke Sen. Patty Murray for ... trying to raise Koch cash for the DSCC?

07/07/2011 By Josh Feit

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Rep. Goodman's Campaign Cash Crop

Drug reform group is U.S. Congress hopeful Goodman's biggest contributor.

07/07/2011 By Josh Feit

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Is Cantwell Just Speculating on the Speculators?

Washington Post puts Sen. Cantwell's crusade in context.

07/05/2011 By Josh Feit

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Dave Reichert Gets Lucky Again

06/30/2011 By Sandeep Kaushik

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Afternoon Fizz: Kucinich Heading Back to Seattle

Wannabe WA State carpetbagger Dennis Kucinich is headed back to Seattle .

06/22/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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A Woman's Place is in the (Republican) House

Female Democrats still far outnumber Republican women in D.C., but GOP women are standing up and being counted.

06/21/2011 By Josh Feit

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Extra Fizz: Sims to Leave HUD

Former King County Executive and Obama-appointee, HUD deputy secretary Ron Sims, is heading back to Seattle to retire from public service.

06/14/2011 By Josh Feit

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Weiner Admits He Sent Photos

US Rep. Anthony Weiner admits the crotch shot heard 'round the world was his.

06/06/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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WA Republican Delegation in D.C. Questions Mission in Libya. WA Democrats Stand by Obama

Washington State's delegation splits along party lines on Boehner's Libya measure for a clearer mission: Democrats vote No, Republicans vote Yes. But the delegation is united against Kucinich's immediate withdrawal proposal.

06/03/2011 By Josh Feit

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Drug Reform Advocate State Rep. Goodman Will Push Drug Reform in 2012 Run for U.S. Congress

State Rep. Roger Goodman has announced he's running for U.S. Congress in 2012 on a medical marijuana platform. He'll likely face off against U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert.

06/02/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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#Weinergate Tweets

Local college student caught up in Weinergate scandal.

06/01/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Extra Fizz: Another Democrat Will Run for Inslee's Seat

Former Democratic state legislator Laura Ruderman says she'll run for U.S. Rep Jay Inslee's seat if Inslee runs for governor.

06/01/2011 By Josh Feit

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Cantwell Continues to Push for Oil Industry Oversight

Cantwell warns that oil speculation is reminiscent of Enron-era tricks.

05/25/2011 By Josh Feit

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Extra Fizz: Local Blogger Gets into White House Press Conference

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH COMMENTS FROM HOOD. Local Blogger Michael Hood goes to Washington.

05/18/2011 By Josh Feit

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Republicans Block Democratic Bill to End Oil Subsidies

Washington Senators Cantwell and Murray blast oil industry subsidies in vain.

05/17/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Liias Formally Announces Exploratory Committee for 1st District Seat

State Rep. Marko Liias formally announces his exploratory committee for U.S. Congress in 2012.

05/17/2011 By Andrew Calkins

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Sen. Murray Addresses Oil Company Tax Breaks, but not Obama Alternative

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH COMMENTS FROM SEN. MURRAY'S OFFICE. Sen. Murray denounces $21 billion in tax breaks, but mum on subsidizing alternative energy.

05/12/2011 By Josh Feit

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Sen. Cantwell Introduces DREAM Act. Again.

The legislation, which has been around since 2001, would create a path to citizenship for young people brought into the country by illegal immigrants.

05/11/2011 By Josh Feit