House of Representatives
2 Candidates From Republican Party Will Face Off In General Election For House Seat For First Time In Washington History
For the first time in Washington history, two candidates from the same party will face off in a general election for a U.S. House seat.
The most closely watched race has been for Washington’s 4th Congressional District, which includes Yakima and the Tri-Cities. Republican U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings is giving up the seat after 20 years, and a dozen candidates are seeking a slot in the two-person runoff.
Tom Foley, the first Speaker of the House to be booted from office by his constituents since the Civil War, died Friday at the age of 84 of complications from a stroke, according to his wife, Heather.
Romney is dragging his own campaign and every Republican down. Republican operatives and House and Senate candidates have conceded as much throughout the month of September.
Today, justice is served on the oil industry; the President; Republicons; the House of Representatives; pesticides and the environment; bullies; Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman and health insurance reform! The President today called for the […]
As a young man, he worked for the late Warren Magnuson, a towering figure in the U.S. Senate known for his ability to strike deals and work with his fellow Democrats as well as Republicans. Almost four decades later, Rep. Norm Dicks rose to nearly equal stature in the House, famous as a fierce advocate for his state and labor interests but still able to count opponents as friends.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 Today, justice is served on taxes! Why do people hate paying them? You might be surprised by some of the answers in a new poll! Also, we serve justice on the […]
The House of Representatives voted to repeal President Obama’s signature accomplishment and the single most consequential piece of legislation Democrats passed in the 111th Congress, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. With a tally […]
Speaking today on the House floor, Congressman Kucinich (D-OH) continued to build the case for a single-payer, not-for-profit health care system that would provide quality health care for all for less money than we currently […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second time this year the House voted to dismantle the military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, giving the Senate a final shot in the waning days of this Congress at […]