NPI's Cascadia Advocate

Offering commentary and analysis from Washington, Oregon, and Idaho, The Cascadia Advocate provides the Northwest Progressive Institute's uplifting perspective on world, national, and local politics.

Daily Archives: February 8th, 2024

Cathy McMorris Rodgers announces she won’t seek reelection to Congress this year

Excerpt: McMorris Rodgers made no mention of her future plans, nor reasons for her retirement other than to say it came after “prayers and reflection.”
Written by:Joel Connelly
Categories:Elections
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VICTORY! Washington State Senate finally passes the Keep Our Care Act

Excerpt: Senate Bill 5241 would "ensure hospital mergers and acquisitions don’t restrict patients’ access to critical health care, such as end-of-life, reproductive and gender-affirming care." 
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Civil Liberties, Healthcare, Legislative Advocacy, Policy Topics
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VICTORY! Washington State House passes NPI’s even year elections for localities bill

Excerpt: House Bill 1932, first introduced about a month ago, received the support of fifty-two state representatives, with forty-five in opposition and one excused. The legislation is NPI's top priority for the 2024 legislative session.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Elections, Legislative Advocacy
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