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Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

Risch, Cantwell To Tour Hayden Biz

U.S. Senator Jim Risch will welcome U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell to North Idaho at 2 p.m. Friday to tour Bullet Tools, 3390 W. Hayden Ave., Hayden.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Jim Risch, Democrat, Hayden, ID

Wednesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Obama to Oso mudslide victims: 'We will be here as long as it takes'

President Barack Obama poses for a photo with Landon Harper, 9, and Levi Harper, 7, sons of Oso Fire Chief Willy Harper, as the president visits the Oso Fire Station.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Patty Murray, Representative Suzan DelBene

Wednesday | The CPA Technology Advisor

Senate Bill Aims to Fix IRS Farm Equipment Expense Change

United States Senators John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., have introduced a bill to modify new IRS rules they say make it too difficult for family farmers and small business owners to deduct equipment repair and supply expenses.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Hoeven, Democrat, Small Business, Personal Finance, Marshall, MN

Wednesday | Crosscut.com

The Daily Troll: Obama spends time with Oso families. City sick leave ...

The Daily Troll: Bertha's latest big dig delay. Metro Transit vote: Down to the wire.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Everett, WA, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat

Wednesday | Bellingham Herald

Snohomish County to get $7.6M from FEMA

The payment from FEMA's Public Assistance Grant Program was announced Tuesday as President Obama toured the site of the March 22 Oso mudslide.

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Related Topix: FEMA, Snohomish County, WA, US News, US Politics, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Suzan DelBene

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Suria

Obama heads on Asia tour, visits US...

President Barack Obama met with survivors of a deadly landlside near Seattle before leaving on a weeklong tour of Asia in what the White House has called a "rebalancing" eastward of US foreign policy.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Oso, WA, US Military, Andrews Air Force Base, US Air Force

Washington Post

President Obama visits town devastated by mudslide

President Obama traveled to the site of a devastating mudslide Tuesday, telling the community that America will be behind them for as long as it takes to recover.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, US Politics, John McCain, US News, Oso, WA, Darrington, WA, US Senate, Patty Murray, Democrat

Farmington Daily Times

Energy Column: The 2014 state of wind energy: desperately seeking subsidies

The Production Tax Credit, or PTC, for wind energy expired at the end of 2013. Originally part of the Energy Policy Act of 1992, it has expired many times.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Michael Bennet, Opinion

Seattle Times

Obama on his way to site of the Oso slide

Air Force One touched down at Paine Field and President Obama was greeted by local and federal officials, including Gov. Jay Inslee, Sens. Patty Murry and Maria Cantwell, and Rep. Suzan DelBene, on his way to tour the site of last month's tragic Oso mudslide.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, US Governors, Jay Inslee, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Representative Suzan DelBene, Arlington, WA

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Obama visits Oso on Tuesday in his role as comforter-in-chief

Ben Woodward looks up at a sign commemorating the moment of the Oso mudslide. The wooden memorial was attached to a towering spruce tree, one of the few in the debris field left standing after the disaster.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, Mudflow, Natural Disasters, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Arlington, WA, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Marysville Globe

Sikhs donate to Oso during their holiest day

On the holiest day in the calendar of the Sikh faith, the members of the Guru Nanak Sikh Temple in Marysville demonstrated one of the central tenets of their religion - that of charity toward others, regardless of their backgrounds - by raising $4,100 and presenting it to Snohomish County Executive John Lovick on Sunday, April 13, the Marysville ... (more)

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, Marysville, WA, Religion, Sikh, Snohomish County, WA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Arlington, WA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Senator Cantwell calls Tri-Cities 'hub of innovation'

Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., promoted federal programs that can assist small businesses Thursday in Pasco, calling the Tri-Cities a "hub of innovation."

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Pasco, WA, Apparel, Columbia Sportswear, Marketing

Seattle Times

Newhouse leads fundraising in race to succeed Doc Hastings

Former state agriculture chief Dan Newhouse has emerged as the leading early fundraiser among a pack of Republicans vying to represent Central Washington's 4th Congressional District.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Doc Hastings, US Politics, Agriculture, Science, Jay Inslee, Democrat, US Senate, Federal Election Commission, Financial Services, Kennewick, WA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Journal

Why is small business lending down in Vancouver? Cantwell wants to know

Sen. Maria Cantwell held a field hearing in Vancouver on Wednesday to listen to testimony about the low utilization of Small Business Administration loans in southwest Washington.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Small Business, Personal Finance

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Islanders join in effort at Oso slide

Following one of the deadliest natural disasters in state history, several Vashon residents have joined in the large response effort at the Oso landslide.

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Related Topix: Oso, WA, Vashon, WA, Snohomish County, WA, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Journal of the San Juans

Tug-of-war over Navy jet noise aired in D.C.

As the Navy moves toward preparing an environmental impact statement to justify its continued training and testing of a growing fleet of jet aircraft at two airfields on Whidbey Island, San Juan and Lopez islanders living within easy earshot of NAS Whidbey are raising their voices to express concerns about their quality of life .

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Lopez, PA, us Travel, Travel, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Patty Murray

Seattle Times

Build icebreakers to protect U.S. interests in the Arctic

Republicans in Congress are toting extra heavy campaign baggage as they head into the 2014 election season, and look beyond to 2016.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Rick Larsen, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Coast Guard, US Military, Opinion

Tue Apr 15, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

President signs bill protecting Wash. landmark

Members of Washington's congressional delegation say President Obama has signed legislation protecting the popular Green Mountain Lookout in the Glacier Peak Wilderness.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Rick Larsen, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Patty Murray, Democrat, Representative Suzan DelBene, Oso, WA

The Columbian

Cantwell to visit Vancouver on Wednesday, focus on small businesses

Sen. Maria Cantwell, will host a field hearing of the Senate Small Business Committee at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Vancouver City Hall, 415 W. Sixth St. The senator, a Democrat, was appointed chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship in February.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Vancouver, WA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Snohomish County, WA

Fri Apr 11, 2014

KEPR CBS 19

Beltran kicks off campaign for Congress

Another candidate is eyeing Doc Hastings' seat in Congress. Democrat Estakio Beltran kicked off his bid in Downtown Yakima Thursday.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Dennis Cardoza, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate

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