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Labor Groups Stage "Unemployment Line" Outside Rep. Reichert's Office

The Great Recession as the Great Depression at US Rep. Reichert's office.

08/18/2011 By Lummy Lin

That Washington

Sen. Murray and Her Discontents

In an op/ed for the Wall Street Journal, Sen. Patty Murray argues for "bipartisanship" and "compromise" in solving the economic crisis. Unsurprisingly, not everyone agrees.

08/18/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Politico: Sen. Murray vs. President Obama?

Senate Democrats worried they'll have to compete with President Obama for cash.

08/18/2011 By Josh Feit

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Murray to PubliCola: As Only Woman on Supercommittee, She'll "Fight for Women"

Washington State US Sen. Patty Murray: As the only woman on the 12-member budget-cutting supercommittee, I'll fight for "women who don't have a voice at the table."

08/11/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

That Washington

Sen. Patty Murray to Co-Chair Deficit Panel

UPDATE: MURRAY'S OFFICE CONFIRMS Politico: Sen. Murray to head up debt limit deal deficit committee.

08/09/2011 By Josh Feit

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DelBene Considering Another Run for Congress

Suzan DelBene "thinking about" 2012 run for congress.

08/05/2011 By Josh Feit

That Washington

State Redistricting Commissioners Gorton and Ceis Rank Top Challenges

State redistricting commissioners Slade Gorton and Tim Ceis discuss the challenges around creating a 10th Congressional district in Washington State.

08/04/2011 By Lummy Lin

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Liias Jumps In

Environmentalist state house rep throws hat in the Inslee ring.

08/02/2011 By Josh Feit

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Extra Fizz: Marko Liias to Make Announcement Later This Week

Edmonds-area State Rep. Marko Liias (D-21) is making "an announcement about his future plans" (a run for US congress) later this week.

07/25/2011 By Josh Feit

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Reichert Votes with Democrats on Environment, Herrera Beutler Does Not.

The local Sierra Club singled out Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler in a statement this afternoon condemning the US House vote against the federal Clean Water Act.

07/14/2011 By Josh Feit

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Demand-Side Economics

Democrats test out the trickle-up theory.

07/11/2011 By Josh Feit

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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

That Washington

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

That Washington

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

That Washington

Dave Reichert Gets Lucky Again

06/30/2011 By Sandeep Kaushik

That Washington

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

That Washington

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

That Washington

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