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Gonzaga hosting Senate debate as one of 4 statewide matchups

U.S. Senate candidates debate in Spokane next month.

U.S. Sen. Murray faces challenge from former Washington state GOP Chairman Vance

Democrat Patty Murray seeks her fifth term in the U.S. Senate. This year’s challenger is former state Republican Party chairman Chris Vance.

AG Ferguson has experience edge

Bob Ferguson came into office promising to be a staunch protector of consumers, and he has taken on some powerful entities. He has also followed through on his vow to advocate for open government.

Kim Wyman, the only Republican in statewide office in Washington, works to hold off challenge from Tina Podlodowski

OLYMPIA – Republicans have overseen Washington state elections for more than 50 years despite Democrats dominating most other statewide offices. Secretary of State Kim Wyman is the lone statewide elected Republican for Washington state and the entire continental West Coast.

Carder, Ormsby fight to represent

Incumbent Timm Ormsby faces Republican Laura Carder in the 3rd Legislative District.

Shawn Vestal: Across country, Republicans turning to McMorris Rodgers to raise millions of dollars

McMorris Rodgers has raised $8.6 million in this election cycle, and passed on $3.2 million for fellow House members and candidates.

Libertarian hopes to wrest Washington AG’s office from Democrats

Democrat incumbent Bob Ferguson is running for a second term against Joshua Trumbull, an Arlington attorney and Libertarian.

Leaner STA plan deserves a chance

The STA board has put together a reasonable package that favors practicality over flash. We recommend a yes vote on Proposition 1.

Washington employees rally for higher wages

Hundreds of state employees rally in Olympia for better wages and benefits.

Unexpected visitor watches as state workers rally at Capitol

State workers rally for higher wages and better benefits in the Capitol Rotunda as GOP gubernatorial hopeful Bill Bryant watches and chats with union members.

Washington, Idaho elections can’t be hacked, officials say

Federal officials asking states to step up election security but Washington and Idaho officials believe their systems are secure.

Spin Control: Spokane could have two holidays honoring Native Americans

Does Spokane need an Indigenous Peoples Day when the state already has Native American Heritage Day?

Trump coming to Everett Tuesday. Maybe.

Donald Trump will campaign in Everett after raising money in the Seattle area on Tuesday, the Everett Herald is reporting.

Where the primary votes were in Spokane

Final results from Spokane County for the 2016 state primary shows where the vote totals were highest.

Sunday Spin 2: One other debate note

A bullet dodged with the open mic.

Spin Control: Who won Wednesday’s secretary of state debate? Beats me

The last person to tell you who won a political debate is the moderator.

Who won the Wyman-Podlodowski debate? I don’t know

The last person to tell you who won a political debate is the moderator.

Today’s unusual campaign Tweet

Bill Bryant’s gubernatorial campaign has superimposed Gov. Jay Inslee in a strange place.

Elway poll: Voters split on November intiatives

Three of six ballot initiatives in the November election would fail if voting were held today, a new poll suggests.

Bryant, Inslee clash on economy and schools in Spokane debate

Gov. Jay Inslee and challenger Bill Bryant argue over education, the economy and the proposed Spokane Tribe casino project during their debate at Spokane Falls Community College.