| Dec 8, 2010
Leave it to the famously politically incorrect Bill Maher to get to the heart of what's bugging President Barack Obama's supporters these days:
"I thought when we elected the first black president," the host of HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher" told CNN'...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 8:36 AM
Washington state's Congressional delegation is about to grow by one seat in the House of Representatives: from nine to ten.
The Census Bureau announced Washington state's population grew by 14 percent in the last ten years - thereby adding a new...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 10:51 PM
On the steps of the nation's capitol and across the country; there is heavy mix of shock and sadness. Members of Congress from from western Washington and other leaders immediately issued statements denouncing the violence and expressing concern for...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 9:56 PM
Tucson’s shooting is already having an impact in Washington D.C.
House leaders announced they're putting off the vote on repealing President Obama's health care reform law as well as all other regular House business.
They said House members need...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:22 PM
Moments after President Barak Obama finished his speech to the Joint Session of Congress on September 8, politicians in Washington state published their reactions to President Obama’s American Jobs Act.
Here are some excerpts from the statements...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:44 PM
Jennie Tolentino’s son, 24-year-old Earvin Cunanan, is in jail facing an uncertain future. At any time, he could be deported to the Philippines.
Tolentino also faces possible deportation. Like her son, she is an illegal immigrant and has lived with...
| May 12, 2011
| 6:14 AM
United States Representative Adam Smith (D-Wash) has declined a chance to see photos of Osama bin Laden’s body.
The CIA agreed to show classified pictures of the al Qaeda leader’s body to select members of the United States House and...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Starting next year, Washington will have a new, 10th Congressional District centered in Olympia and incorporating much of South Puget Sound.
On Wednesday, two members of the bipartisan State Redistricting Commission unveiled new boundaries for all of...
| May 25, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Meet Chris Hutchinson. He’s a socialist. Yes, it’s true. He thinks plenty is missing from today’s political discourse. There’s lots of talk about the size of government, the national deficit and repealing health care reform; there&...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:24 PM
The state Senate voted 44-4 Wednesday to give final approval to the state Redistricting Commission's map for new legislative and congressional districts for the next 10 years. The biggest change is creation of a first-ever 10th Congressional District...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Since last summer, a former Peace Corpsvolunteer from Tacoma, Washington has been wasting away in a Nicaraguan prison, wrongfully convicted of international drug trafficking, money laundering and organized crime, his supporters say.
A growing chorus of...
| Jan 15, 2010
| 4:34 PM
You can measure the success of a start-up in square footage. Just ask Xobni. A few weeks ago, Xobni moved into Twitterâs old offices in the South of Market area of San Francisco. With 30 employees, it could no longer squeeze into the offices that it...