Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Won't Mount Write-In CampaignMurray will endorse former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan.
Everett Lawyer Accused Of Violating Campaign Finance RulesThe Washington Attorney General's Office has charged an Everett lawyer with campaign finance violations
Rand Paul Makes Northwest Campaign StopsRepublican presidential candidate Rand Paul, making the first of several Pacific Northwest campaign stops in Seattle, spoke about constitutional issues and dysfunction in the nation's capital.
Bernie Sanders Brings Campaign To West Coast
Obama Kicks Off West Coast Fundraising Trail 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.
Charges: Up To $300K Stolen From State Senate Dems Prosecutors say the former head of a campaign committee supporting Democratic state Senate candidates has been charged with theft after admitting he embezzled up to $300,000.
Pro-Pot Campaign Reaches $6MThe campaign to legalize, regulate and tax the sale of marijuana for adults in Washington state raised more than $500,000 in the second half of this month, putting it at over $6 million in total contributions.
Seattle Times Reporters Protest Campaign Ads More than 100 reporters, photographers, designers and other staffers signed a letter protesting The Seattle Times Co.'s decision to support the campaigns of Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna and a gay marriage referendum.
Pro Charter School TV Ads to Start Running FridayThe group promoting an initiative that would bring charter schools to Washington began running its first TV ad in the state on Friday.
First Lady Visits Seattle; Heads to DenverMichelle Obama visited Seattle on Tuesday to help raise money for the president's re-election campaign. On Wednesday night, the Obamas will mark their 20th wedding anniversary with the president's first debate with Republican rival Mitt Romney.
Former NFL Players Warren Moon, Nesby Glasgow Visit Tacoma in Sleep Apnea Awareness CampaignFormer NFL players Warren Moon and Nesby Glasgow are on a campaign to raise awareness of the dangers and hea
WA State Politicians Draw from Excess Campaign Cash With their excess campaign cash, politicians in Washington state often return money to donors, forward it to their political party, or donate it to charity. Some, however, decide to use the funds for other things: alcohol, iPads or auto repairs.