Stories tagged: votes
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending bill
Congress on Thursday passed a stopgap spending bill to prevent a government shutdown this weekend and buy time for challenging talks on a wide range of unfinished business on Capitol …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
Senate OKs tax bill as Trump, GOP near big legislative win
Republicans used a burst of eleventh-hour horse-trading to edge a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill to the brink of Senate passage Friday, as a party starved all year for a …
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
Trump alleges ‘millions’ voted illegally for Clinton
President-elect Donald Trump spent Sunday ridiculing Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign for joining a recount effort in Wisconsin, ending his day on Twitter by parroting a widely debunked conspiracy theory that …
Thu., Jan. 28, 2010, 2:05 p.m.
Washington felons can’t register to vote yet, judges rule
Voter registration drives may as well skip the state prisons for now. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals put a temporary hold on its order that felons should be …
Mon., March 9, 2009, 11:37 a.m.
Voters have one more day to cast ballots
Voters in nine Spokane area school districts and the city of Spokane have tax measures they are being asked to cast ballots on by Tuesday evening.