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Dino Rossi concedes the 2018 8th Congressional District race to Dr. Kim Schrier

Excerpt: Perennial loser Dino Rossi has thrown in the towel on his fourth consecutive failed bid for higher office in Washington State.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Flashback: Eight years ago, the Seattle Times deemed Dino Rossi wrong on many big issues

Excerpt: In this installment of our Flashback series, 2010 Seattle Times helps debunk 2018 Seattle Times' endorsement of Dino Rossi for Congress.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Dr. Kim Schrier to speak at NPI’s Fifteenth Anniversary Picnic on Sunday, August 26th

Excerpt: We're excited to announce that Dr. Kim Schrier will be a featured speaker at our Fifteenth Anniversary Picnic on Sunday, August 26th, along with State Senator Patty Kuderer. Learn more:
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Jason Rittereiser suspends congressional campaign; congratulates Kim Schrier

Excerpt: Kim Schrier has emerged victorious among the Democratic field in Washington's 8th Congressional District. Jason Rittereiser said today he's suspending his campaign.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Shannon Hader concedes in the 8th CD after early returns put her in fourth place

Excerpt: Shannon Hader came up short in her campaign to take on Dino Rossi in Washington's 8th Congressional District, but she says the effort to #Flipthe8th will go on.
Written by:Caitlin Harrington
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Dr. Kim Schrier celebrates a close second place in 8th Congressional District contest

Excerpt: Kim Schrier is the Democratic candidate who is likely to face Dino Rossi in the November 2018 general election.
Written by:Alison Wendler
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Here comes the blue wave: Early Top Two returns suggest a Democratic tsunami in 2018

Excerpt: Washington's Democratic Party is poised to drastically increase its legislative majorities and has a chance of picking up not one, not two, but three U.S. House seats this autumn, early returns in the state's August Top Two election suggest.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Proving he’s a born-again Republican, Rodney Tom endorses Dino Rossi for Congress

Excerpt: Rodney Tom says he supported Hillary Clinton for President in 2016. Now he wants Dino Rossi to win in Washington's 8th Congressional District. This is a seat Democrats may need to win in order to retake Congress.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Meet the 2018 contenders in Washington’s 8th Congressional District: Kim Schrier

Excerpt: Read NPI’s profile of Kim Schrier, one of three credible Democratic candidates vying to advance to the November general election in Washington’s 8th Congressional District.
Written by:Alison Wendler
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Kittitas County Democrats host friendly WA-08 candidate debate in Ellensburg

Excerpt: With ballots in the mail, the three Democratic hopefuls in Washington's 8th Congressional District met in Ellensburg for a friendly debate.
Written by:Alison Wendler
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Meet the 2018 contenders in Washington’s 8th Congressional District: Jason Rittereiser

Excerpt: Read NPI’s profile of Jason Rittereiser, one of three credible Democratic candidates vying to advance to the November general election in Washington’s 8th Congressional District.
Written by:Alison Wendler
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Meet the 2018 contenders in Washington’s 8th Congressional District: Shannon Hader

Excerpt: Read NPI's profile of Dr. Shannon Hader, one of three credible Democratic candidates vying to advance to the November general election in Washington's 8th Congressional District.
Written by:Alison Wendler
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Dino Rossi becomes a candidate once again — this time for the U.S. House in WA-08

Excerpt: Dino Rossi confirmed tonight that he once again becoming a candidate for public office, this time for the United States House of Representatives in 2018. At the Washington State Republican Party’s annual dinner in Bellevue, Rossi made his long-rumored candidacy official, declaring that he will be vying to succeed Dave Reichert in Washington’s 8th District […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Dave Reichert won’t seek reelection to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2018

Excerpt: Entrenched Republican incumbent Dave Reichert announced in a lengthy statement this morning that he has decided not to seek reelection to the United States House of Representatives in 2018, setting the stage for what could be one of the most closely contested U.S. House races in the country next year. “It has been an honor […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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