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“The problem is not the Republican Party per se. The problem is this particular group that has gone kind off the rails”
Obama on Tuesday was starting a three-day West Coast trip, scheduled to attend at least five fundraising events in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles less than four months ahead of midterm elections that could change Washington’s balance of power.
A conservative super PAC with ties to the Koch brothers is buying into Oregon’s Senate race
Most of the money is from the Washington Education Association, the statewide teachers union
Two third-party spending groups this week announced dropping more than $900,000 for ads in the Alaska U.S. Senate race.
U.S. House candidate Clint Didier is offering to give away three guns as part of his campaign to replace retiring Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash
A new federal lawsuit is challenging Seattle’s adoption of the nation’s highest minimum wage as unfair to small franchises
About 200 new laws take effect this week, including one that expands state financial aid for college students who are in the country without legal status
Republicans are hoping to win the Senate seat held by Max Baucus for six terms.