Stories tagged: candidates
Mon., March 4, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
The newest pressure point in the Democratic presidential primary isn’t health care or climate change – though it could make or break future progress on those issues. It’s an overhaul …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
As the White House gears up for the 2020 campaign, it’s pressing the case that Democrats are rallying behind what it’s calling the policies of “socialism.”
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
President Donald Trump is scrambling to find a new chief after his first choice to replace John Kelly bailed at the last minute and several other potential successors signaled they …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 9:52 a.m.
In their own way, each of the major party candidates running for governor in Idaho this year is a living embodiment of the state they seek to lead.
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Idaho’s major-party candidates for governor got together Tuesday evening to talk tax and fiscal policy.
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
Paulette Jordan blasted the “Otter-Little Administration” for the problems with state Division of Motor Vehicles services that forced shutdowns this week and have frustrated county sheriffs and motorists for two …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A survey released recently shows that Medicaid expansion is likely blazing a trail for gubernatorial hopeful Paulette Jordan.
Wed., June 27, 2018, 9 a.m.
As Donald Trump’s party came together, a 28-year-old liberal activist ousted top House Democrat Joe Crowley in the president’s hometown Tuesday night, a stunning defeat that suddenly forced Democrats to …
Sun., May 20, 2018, 3 a.m.
Spin Control offers its annual advice to candidates entering the campaign.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 1:54 p.m.
Anything can happen in a crowded race to secure Idaho’s 1st Congressional District.
Mon., March 12, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
Lt. Gov. Brad Little, a Republican candidate running to be Idaho’s next governor, has gone on the defensive after spending months campaigning on a plan that has since been deemed …
UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
Idaho’s May primary ballot will be a crowded one, with an array of contested races from governor and Congress to North Idaho legislative seats.
Thu., March 8, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
The window for candidates to register for Oregon’s primary elections has closed – a step toward the first general elections in the state since President Donald Trump took office and …
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
The Seattle Times reports that the National Rifle Association has been spending more money on state elections in Washington than any other state in recent years.
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Texas is the latest place where Democrats are finding optimism for 2018 after kicking off the nation’s primary election season with their biggest midterm turnout in more than a quarter-century.
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 8:40 a.m.
Idaho’s official two-week candidate filing period for the 2018 elections is here.
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 12:04 p.m.
This year marks the 80th anniversary of the Spokane Lilac Festival, and 17 young women are vying for a chance to represent Spokane in the annual Royalty Scholarship program.
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
Thursday was the first day Montana political candidates could begin filing for the June primary.
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 10:21 a.m.
Russia’s highest court on Saturday upheld a decision barring opposition leader Alexei Navalny from running for president in March.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
Three top gubernatorial candidates with widely different backgrounds share similar views on managing Idaho’s wildlife conservation and access to public lands.
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
Ten years ago, left-leaning Moscow city councilors perceived as having anti-growth views were swept away by three Greater Moscow Alliance-backed members. Linda Pall was one of the left-leaning incumbent members …
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
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Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 1:24 p.m.
After 91 years, Seattle is poised to elect its second female mayor next week. Voters will choose between urban planner Cary Moon or former U.S. attorney Jenny Durkan to lead …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Idaho is one of just two states to not require elected officeholders to disclose their income, employer, property holdings and board memberships. Yet the three top Republican candidates running for …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Candidates for Moscow City Council and mayor answered questions ranging from the role of city government to their thoughts on the city granting a conditional use permit to New Saint …
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Republicans in eastern Idaho have selected three candidates to replace former Senate Majority Leader Bart Davis.
Tue., July 25, 2017
Looking Back reviews opinions published in The Spokesman-Review during this week in history. Cold war clash, July 27, 1959
Fri., June 2, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Only two candidates remain in consideration to lead the Spokane County Library District. Cindy Moore, a former library director from Wyoming, is vying with Patrick Roewe, Spokane County’s deputy director, …
Sat., July 30, 2016
Endorsements for 2106 Washington state primary election
Sat., July 23, 2016
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