Posted inElections

No surprise: NPI poll finds Washingtonians don’t like Donald Trump’s job performance

Wash­ing­ton State vot­ed for Hillary Clin­ton in the 2016 pres­i­den­tial elec­tion and has been a hotbed of resis­tance activ­i­ty since Don­ald Trump’s Elec­toral Col­lege vic­to­ry a year and a half ago, so it’s not too sur­pris­ing that most Wash­ing­to­ni­ans don’t have a favor­able opin­ion of Trump’s job performance.

Posted inElections

Jan Angel drops reelection bid; Democrats ready to pick up 26th LD with Emily Randall

Yes­ter­day, incum­bent Repub­li­can Sen­a­tor Jan Angel (R‑26th Dis­trict: Gig Har­bor, Key Penin­su­la) rocked the Wash­ing­ton State polit­i­cal land­scape when she unex­pect­ed­ly dropped her state Sen­ate reelec­tion bid, hand­ing Democ­rats a prime pick­up oppor­tu­ni­ty in a cycle that is expect­ed to be dif­fi­cult for Republicans. 

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Read Patty Murray + Maria Cantwell’s Senate floor speeches in support of Net Neutrality

In an impor­tant vic­to­ry for our dig­i­tal lib­er­ties, the U.S. Sen­ate vot­ed 52–47 in favor of restor­ing net neu­tral­i­ty as the law of the land in this coun­try. The fol­low­ing are the speech­es giv­en by Unit­ed States Sen­a­tors Pat­ty Mur­ray and Maria Cantwell in sup­port of a free and open Inter­net pri­or to the vote.