| Mar 15, 2010
| 7:14 PM
New TV ads sponsored by a coalition of groups against President Obama's health care legislation are putting some swing Democrats on the hot seat. They're trying to convince those Congressional lawmakers who are still on the fence about the bill....
| 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...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Feb. 6 would have been Ronald Reagan’s 100th birthday. To honor him, this column celebrates that great champion of deregulation, that reinvigorator of the American economy, that believer in Adam Smith’s invisible hand: Jimmy Carter.
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 7:10 PM
Showcase for Commerce will celebrate its 21st anniversary with a host of changes, including a new chairman and new date.
Daniel DeVos announced his retirement from the chairman position and welcomed Ed Sheehan Jr. as his replacement during a press...
| 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...
| 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&...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 7:23 PM
An opening reception for the event billed as Pennsylvania’s premier defense contracting exhibition took place at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena early Tuesday evening.
According to Showcase for Commerce Chairman Ed Sheehan Jr.,...
| 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...