| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Running a word-count program on the transcript of last night's GOP presidential primary debate I get: Mitt Romney -- 4,649 (34%) Newt Gingrich -- 4,118 (30%) Rick Santorum --2,898 ( 21%) Ron Paul -- 2,095 (15%) This does not include......
| Jul 16, 2012
| 4:35 PM
It came as little surprise to most political observers in Florida that the Tampa Bay Times didn't endorse U.S. Rep. Connie Mack IV in his bid for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination, giving its nod to former U.S. Rep. Dave Weldon of Indialantic instead....
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:34 PM
For the third time this year and the second this month the U.S. Senate campaign of Republican U.S. Rep. Connie Mack IV has leveled a blistering attack on Tampa Bay Times political editor Adam Smith. This time, Mack's campaign manager Jeff Cohen...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The U.S. Senate campaign of U.S. Rep. Connie Mack IV, R-Fort Myers has picked up an impressive ally in its side fight against the media, particularly The Miami Herald and the Tampa Bay Times. Connie's father, former U.S. Sen. Connie Mack III. The elder...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...