Stories tagged: U.S. Senate race
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018
Are political debates really debates? In the strictest sense, not exactly.
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018
Recount of key precincts showed no changes. Now candidates may challenge the process.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 6:38 a.m.
In towns along Washington’s Pacific Coast, there are tsunami zones with sirens to warn of an approaching wave and marked routes to take to higher ground. Tuesday’s election results are …
Wed., May 16, 2018
Number of Senate candidates continues to grow as other races fill out.
Sun., Oct. 25, 2015
Independent candidates often are tilting at windmills. How much coverage do they deserve?
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 18, 2015
David and Goliath is almost as popular in politics as the Bible. But who would you really rather be as a candidate?
Sat., Oct. 13, 2012
SEATTLE – Republican Mike Baumgartner repeatedly criticized Sen. Maria Cantwell on Friday for “going to war on a credit card” in Iraq and Afghanistan, and called for a 1-cent-per-gallon tax …
Sun., Oct. 7, 2012
OLYMPIA – Close races usually mean big spending, and Washington’s gubernatorial race is no exception. Along with candidates Rob McKenna and Jay Inslee, who have a combined total of $18 …
Thu., Oct. 4, 2012
The Republican challenger for a Washington U.S. Senate seat endorsed a ballot measure Wednesday that would legalize marijuana for personal use in the state. State Sen. Mike Baumgartner, R-Spokane, said …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2011
After less than a year in the state Senate, Michael Baumgartner plans to run for the other Senate in the other Washington by entering the race against Democrat Maria Cantwell. …
Thu., May 27, 2010
Dino Rossi’s long-expected entrance into the U.S. Senate race did not prompt a mass exodus by other Republican candidates Wednesday. Several said they welcomed competition with the former state senator …
Sat., May 22, 2010
SEATTLE – Dino Rossi tiptoed up to the starting line for a run for the U.S. Senate Friday evening, telling a crowd of fellow Republicans the nation was at a …
Sun., April 4, 2010
OLYMPIA – Democrats may be paying Dino Rossi the ultimate compliment. He is not a candidate against Patty Murray – not yet, anyway, and possibly not ever – but they …