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'People's ears are opening': Totem pole carved by Lummi Nation members arrives in D.C. after cross-country journey to call attention to sacred sitesJuly 29, 2021, 5:06 p.m.
WASHINGTON – After a journey that began on the shore of the Salish Sea in northwestern Washington months earlier, a totem pole carved by members of the Lummi Nation arrived Thursday on the National Mall, the culmination of a cross-country tour to call attention to sacred Indigenous sites.
McMorris Rodgers unveils draft legislation to strip tech companies of 'Section 230' legal protectionsJuly 28, 2021, 5:02 p.m.
WASHINGTON – The top Republican on the House panel that oversees internet regulations unveiled a package of draft bills Wednesday that would strip social media companies and other tech giants of a key legal protection that shields them from liability for content on their platforms and how they police it.
July 27, 2021, 2 a.m.
WASHINGTON – Democrats and Republicans who represent Western states in Congress called on the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Tuesday to provide more aid to farmers and ranchers battling historic heat, drought and wildfires across the region.
Biden officially nominates Spokane native Vanessa Waldref as U.S. attorney for Eastern District of WashingtonJuly 26, 2021, 11:28 a.m.
WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden on Monday announced his first eight nominees to serve as U.S. attorneys across the country, including the first woman picked to be the top prosecutor for the Eastern District of Washington.