Thursday May 16
U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Camas, delivers letters written to the troops from first-grade students at Captain Strong Elementary school in Battle Ground.
Sun May 12, 2013
Crooks and Liars
Sunday Morning Bobblehead Thread
There are 436 representatives and 100 senators in Congress today. The Washington press corps is comprised of several dozens of reporters.
Fri May 10, 2013
Scoop: this Week with George Stephanopoulos on Abc - Sunday, May 12, 2013
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Sen. Jack Reed , D-R.I., speak exclusively to ABC News Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz, Sunday on "This Week." The debate over Benghazi was reignited this week as new testimony and newly-revealed emails brought fresh scrutiny to the Sept.
Real Clear Politics
GOP Pushes Female-Friendly Issues, Candidates
Endeavoring to rebrand their party, GOP elders do not want voters conjuring up names like Richard Mourdock and Todd Akin when they hear the words "Republican Party." They want you to think of Martha Roby.
Will The Ghosts Of Benghazi Haunt Hillary?
BENGHAZI TALKING POINTS UNDERWENT 12 REVISIONS: When it became clear last fall that the CIA's now discredited Benghazi talking points were flawed, the White House said repeatedly the documents were put together almost entirely by the intelligence community, but White House documents reviewed by Congress suggest a different story, ABC's JONATHAN ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Editorial: Online-sales tax a matter of retail fairness
THE apparent enthusiasm in the U.S. Senate for the Marketplace Fairness Act, which passed on Monday 67-27, obscures the difficulty of getting a meaningful tax-reform bill through a gridlocked Congress.
Fri May 03, 2013
While You Were Away ...
During congressional recesses, members of Congress leave the Capitol campus and beleaguered staffers may get a day or two away, but HOH is always on duty! Here's a roundup of the highlights from keeping a watchful eye on Capitol Hill, even during a slow week.
Wed May 01, 2013
May Day: Immigration marches across Washington
Window-breaking anarchists have monopolized media coverage of May Day in Western Washington over recent years, but the biggest number of people taking to streets across the Evergreen State will be marching to get legal access to the American Dream.
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler announces she is expecting first child
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, the Southwest Washington congresswoman from Camas, announced Wednesday that she is pregnant with her first child.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
CRC investigation: Where your tax money is really going
The fiery debate is coming to a head. Will the Washington Legislature agree to pay for its part of the Columbia River Crossing? The more than $3 billion project cost has been scrutinized.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler tours Hanford
A Washington congresswoman in a position to influence the federal dollars available for Hanford environmental cleanup got her first look at Hanford on Monday since becoming a U.S. representative.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
US Senate Approves Cloture on Internet Sales Tax, $1 Billion in WA State Revenue at Stake
The US Senate today approved cloture on debate on the Marketplace Fairness Act , a bill that would finally allow states to collect sales tax from out-of-state resellers.