Poll: Gov. Inslee Leads Republican Challenger By 9 PointsA new poll shows Washington Gov. Jay Inslee leading his Republican opponent by nine points, with about a third of voters undecided.
Republican Leads In State House Race In Federal WayEarly returns in the state's most-watched House race show Republicans on the way to picking up a seat and trimming the slim majority held by Democrats.
Bernie Sanders Brings Campaign To West Coast
Committee Picked To help Pick Federal Judges In SeattleA bipartisan committee will help select candidates for federal judgeships in Seattle.
Obama Fundraises For Dems; Demands GOP Cooperation "The problem is not the Republican Party per se. The problem is this particular group that has gone kind off the rails"
Montanans Set Stage For November ElectionsRepublicans are hoping to win the Senate seat held by Max Baucus for six terms.
Monica Wehby Wins Oregon GOP Senate PrimaryThe Portland doctor overcame revelations that an ex-husband and former boyfriend had each called police and accused her of harassment.
Simpson, Risch, Labrador Win Idaho GOP Primaries Rep. Mike Simpson fended off a conservative challenger who drew early support from anti-tax advocates.
GOP: Inslee Shouldn't Go Alone On Climate PolicyThree months after Gov. Jay Inslee pledged to adopt a low carbon fuel standard in a climate pact West Coast leaders, some Republican lawmakers want to make sure he doesn't take unilateral action.
Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
McDermott On GOP: 'We Sit Here Until They Figure Out They F-n' Lost'Rep. Jim McDermott (D-WA) let the Republicans know how he really felt about the government shutdown still being on a stalemate by dropping an expletive.
Local Agencies Prepping For Possible ShutdownWashington state agencies are working to identify which areas of government will need to cease operations if the Legislature fails to pass a budget over the next 18 days.