Former state representative Laura Ruderman has raised more than $360,000, putting her in the lead among a pack of six candidates for the First Congressional District seat being vacated by Jay Inslee, who's running for governo.
THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH COMMENTS FROM ROB MCKENNA'S CAMPAIGN. GOP gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna expresses doubt that light rail across I-90 will work, calls Sound Transit "significantly unaccountable," at Eastside breakfast.
Republicans opposed to renewing the Violence Against Women Act are effectively arguing that the legislation, which passed in 1994 with broad bipartisan support, protects too many women. Image via the New York Times.