7th District Representative, Position 1, Legislative District 7 (Northeastern Washington)
With the McCleary case over, Democrats and Republicans differ on who gets credit or blame.
First-time candidates file for Spokane-area legislative seats.
Gov. Jay Inslee’s decision to reject a permit for a massive oil-by-rail terminal along the Columbia River was influenced by local residents’ worries about the potential for an oil train derailment in Spokane.
Control of Senate switches to Democrats with Manka Dhingra’s win in a suburban King County district.