Saturday Aug 16
GOP nominates Mark Harmsworth to fill Hope seat
A Mill Creek councilman vying for an open state House seat won strong backing from local Republicans last week, as elections officials prepared to finalize results from the Aug. 5 primary .
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Africa: Kerry At Agoa Meeting in Washington
SECRETARY KERRY: Well, President Kim, Jim, thank you very, very much for your welcome.
Decision, decisions: Get ballots in today
Tuesday is Election Day with voters set to decide the fate of a sales tax hike in Monroe and how to narrow the field in contests for seats in the state Legislature and Congress.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Cybercast News Service
Rep. McDermott: ACA Supporters Being Driven Back by 'Huns'CNS
Speaking at an event hosted by the Physicians for a National Health Program - Western Washington last month, Rep. Jim McDermott said the Affordable Care Act was "in the 'trying everything else' phase," and compared those who supported it to the Normandy invasion during Operation Overlord.
Press Releases: Remarks at the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Ministerial
Well, President Kim, Jim, thank you very, very much for your welcome. Welcome to all of you here, and I appreciate your the substance of your comments.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
With only 14 percent of ballots in, apathy is winning the primary
At stake are decisions that could increase the price of products in Monroe, affect the debate on school funding in Olympia and test the power of incumbents in Congress.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Los Angeles Times
House, in overtime session, passes border legislation, 223-189
House Speaker John A. Boehner of Ohio departs a closed-door meeting of House Republicans in Washington to discuss the border crisis.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Glittering Eye
I don't dwell on it but my fundamental beef with the Republican Party is with its acceptance of mostly Southern social conservative Democrats, the Wallace Democrats, Dixiecrats literal and figurative, in the late 1960s and early 70s.
Leadership foundation brings young ambassadors to DC
The International Leadership Foundation , along with the National Council of Asian American Business Organizations, will host the annual Leadership and Business Conference in Washington on Thursday.
McDermott Introduces Legislation To Address Need for Primary Care Physicians in the VA
"Given recent events, it is clear that long wait times at VA facilities are, in part, a consequence of understaffing and a doctor shortage.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
US Congressman: Israel's Final Solution or end blockade, violence?
Rep. Ellison, a Democrat, represents Minnesota's 5th District in the House of Representatives aired his views and leadership in the Washington Post on Wednesday , despite House House Speaker John Boehner saying Monday that support for Israel must be the United States' main focus and not peace mediation in a subtle jab at the Obama administration.
The Raw Story
Michele Bachmann accuses Obama of wanting to experiment on immigrant children
Outgoing Rep. Michele Bachmann accused President Barack Obama's administration during a radio interview of encouraging more Central American immigrant minors to come to the U.S. for the purposes of procuring subjects for medical experiments, Right Wing Watch reported on Wednesday.
'Do Nothing' Congress Gets Busy - Raising Campaign Cash
If you're looking for a senator or member of Congress this week, you may have better luck at The Capital Grille than the Capitol.