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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

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An Ex-Sheriff and Two Women; Where Do WA's Republicans in Congress Stand on Violence Against Women Act?

Where do Washington State's Republican Congresswomen, and King County's former sheriff, stand on the Violence Against Women Act? Image via reichert.house.gov.

04/03/2012 By Josh Feit

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New King County Sheriff: My Position on Abortion Has Evolved

The new King County sheriff, who supported anti-abortion bills as a Republican state legislator in Minnesota, says his views on choice have "evolved."

04/02/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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Murray and Cantwell: Republicans Threaten to Kill VAWA

Washington's two Democratic US Senators say the Violence Against Women Act, opposed by many Republicans, should not be a partisan issue.

04/02/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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Uneventful in Everett; Candidates Go Through the Motions at Labor Debate

The six Democrats vying for the open seat in the first Congressional District faced off in a labor-sponsored debate last night in Everett.

03/24/2012 By Josh Feit

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Judging the Candidates by Their Donors

Top corporate lobbyists and PACs going for Hobbs.

03/20/2012 By Josh Feit

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Congressman Kucinich?

After his ouster from Congress, fans of Dennis Kucinich work to revive efforts to bring him to Washington State.

03/20/2012 By Josh Feit

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Special Election for Inslee's Seat?

Congressman Jay Inslee's resignation could set up a special election in his old (since redrawn) 1st District.

03/16/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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State Sen. Kilmer Running for US Rep. Dicks' Open Seat

Moderate state senator to run for US Rep. Norm Dicks' seat.

03/05/2012 By Josh Feit

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US Senate Defeats Anti-Birth Control Amendment; Murray and Cantwell Speak

The US Senate, with Washington State Sen. Patty Murray (D) introducing the motion, rejects an amendment to the transportation package that would have limited women's access to contraception.

03/01/2012 By Josh Feit

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McMorris Rodgers Signs Letter Opposing State Reproductive Parity Act

A Washington State congresswoman signs a letter to Obama blasting a state proposal to require insurers that provide maternity services to also cover abortions.

02/24/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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Early Morning Jolt: Spitzer to Hold Fundraiser for Inslee

Disgraced former NY governor Eliot Spitzer will host a high-dollar fundraiser for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee.

02/24/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

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Whoops: No One Likes The Federal Transportation Bill

House Republican leaders craft a transportation bill that has something for nearly everyone to hate.

02/15/2012 By Erica C. Barnett