Stories tagged: candidates
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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Sun., July 17, 2016
Endorsements for 2106 Washington state primary election.
Wed., June 22, 2016
TVW is only state public affairs network that covers all legislative hearings. But it will also be working hard for voters this election season to deliver nonpartisan coverage.
Sun., May 22, 2016, 4 a.m.
Some things are creative during filing week. Others are familiar.
Sun., May 22, 2016
We used to sign the editorials, but many readers believed them to be solely the view of the authors. Editorials are meant to reflect the view of the board, not …
Sun., May 15, 2016
“Who are you to tell me how to vote?” That’s not a new complaint, but it has gained momentum in this hyperpartisan era where the distinction between reliable information sources …
Tue., July 24, 2012, 10:49 a.m.
Blair Ulring has withdrawn his name from contention for the next chief of the Spokane Police following questions about his academic credentials.