Latest Seattle Political News
Democrat US Sen. Maria Cantwell clinches re-election, beats GOP newcomer for third term.
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell is likely to clinch her third term in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, while the race for one Washington’s redrawn congressional districts remains a toss-up.
Whether Republicans or Democrats take control of the state Senate next year will be up to voters in a handful of districts.
The Secretary of State’s office has announced that 3.9 million people registered to vote this year, marking a new record.
Undecided voters could be the deciding factor in the governor’s race in Washington state, where a new poll shows a close match between Democrat Jay Inslee and Republican Rob McKenna in the campaign’s final days.
Republican Rob McKenna says Washington governor’s race will come down to how well each side gets out the vote.
The Justice Department’s top officials in Washington state have appointed prosecutors to monitor complaints of election fraud and voting rights abuses.