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More on Sen. Cantwell vs. the NFL

Cantwell says NFL's tax exempt status is an important issue.

12/05/2014 By Josh Feit

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One Question for Congressional Candidate, Ex-Redskin Didier

One question for ex-Redskin, Congressional candidate Clint Didier in light of this week's cancellation of the Washington, D.C. team's trademarks on a name many call a racial slur.

06/20/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

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Mexican Immigrant-Turned-Microsoft Exec Steps Up to Challenge DelBene

Pedro Celis, a pro-immigration reform, but otherwise conservative, Republican, announces campaign for 1st Congressional District.

02/27/2014 By Josh Feit

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Extra Fizz: Cantwell Proposes New Glass-Steagall Act (Again)

Cantwell calls for "bright line" between commercial and investment banking.

07/11/2013 By Josh Feit

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Feds Say No Regional Review of Coal Trains; McGinn Testifies

As environmental advocates, including Mayor Mike McGinn, head to D.C. to ask for environmental review of coal trains, the Army Corps of Engineers indicates they won't look at regional or international impacts.

06/18/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

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DelBene: Proposed Sweeping Abortion Ban "Unconscionable" and "Unconstitutional"

Freshman US Rep. Suzan DelBene calls a proposal that passed out of a house committee today to ban all abortions after 20 weeks' gestation "unconscionable" and "unconstitutional; meanwhile, a Republican makes more neat comments about rape.

06/12/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

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Cantwell Opposes Obama Apointee

Sen. Maria Cantwell voices frustration over delay in ACA provision.

02/28/2013 By Carryn Vande Griend

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One Question for U.S. Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell

With an Obama deficit deal on the table that cuts Social Security, will Washington State's liberal senators stand pat?

12/19/2012 By Josh Feit

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Poll: Despite Redistricting, Reichert's Constituents Still Lefty on Environment

A new poll indicates that even in a more rural district, Congressman Dave Reichert's (R-8) constituents care about the environment.

08/15/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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US House GOP Blocks Violence Against Women Act

Washington State US Sen. Patty Murray criticizes House Republicans for blocking the Violence Against Women Act, which would extend domestic-violence protections to immigrants, Native women, and lesbians.

08/01/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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Friday PubliCola Q&A: Patty Murray

US Sen. Patty Murray is taking center stage as the ongoing federal budget debate frames the Presidential election.

07/27/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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An Issue Where Burner Agrees with the GOP: Auditing the Fed

Liberal Burner joins with Ron Paul, breaks with Jim McDermott.

07/26/2012 By Josh Feit

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Tweet of the Day: Cantwell on Dry Peas & Lentils

Maria Cantwell gets serious. Again.

07/12/2012 By Josh Feit

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WA State's Congressional GOP Delegation Votes to Repeal Obamacare

Washington State's GOP lines up against Obamacare. McDermott makes fun of them. What does McKenna say?

07/11/2012 By Josh Feit

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Anti-DelBene Mailer Done by Firm with Ties to Ruderman

DC mail consultant behind anti-DelBene hit piece has deep connections to Ruderman.

07/11/2012 By Josh Feit

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Patty Murray vs. Ronald Reagan

Patty Murray sets the stage for the federal budget debate.

07/09/2012 By Josh Feit

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McMorris Rodgers: "War on Women" is "A Myth"

Washington State Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers says there's no war on women, calls the Fair Pay Act "a bad bill."

04/30/2012 By Josh Feit

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Murray, Tribal Leader Stump for Violence Against Women Act as Republicans Propose Watered-Down Alternative

As Republicans in the US Senate propose a watered-down alternative of the Violence Against Women Act, Sen. Patty Murray and a Native American leader who suffered sexual violence push for expanding VAWA's protections to Native women, gays and lesbians, and

04/25/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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Early Jolt: Larsen Endorses DelBene

DelBene picks up big endorsement.

04/17/2012 By Josh Feit