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Daily Archives: January 4th, 2016

U.S. Representative Jim McDermott announces his retirement from Congress

Excerpt: Wash­ing­ton’s cur­rent longest-serv­ing mem­ber of Con­gress has decid­ed to retire after near­ly three decades of ser­vice to the U.S. House of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives. Con­gress­man Jim McDer­mott, sev­en­ty-nine, announced at a press con­fer­ence today in Seat­tle that he won’t seek reelec­tion in 2016, set­ting the stage for what will undoubt­ed­ly be a crowd­ed Top Two elec­tion to […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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