11/12/13 09:14 AM
SEATTLE — The groups that organized an immigration rally that ended with the arrest of 33 women is condemning a tweet by the former state Republican Party chair that called the women "hags and witches."
By Kelly Cohen | 11/08/13 05:32 PM
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman Darrell Issa subpoenaed Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy on Friday to produce documents he requested more than six months ago. Issa, a California Republican, and Sen. David Vitter, R-La., the ranking Republican...
By Manuel Valdez | 11/08/13 10:32 AM
BELLEVUE, Wash. — In an effort to keep attention on the stalled immigration reform efforts in Congress, more than 30 women were arrested at a rally inside the Washington state Republican Party headquarters in Bellevue. Among the arrested was the wife of outgoing Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn,...
By Mike Baker | 11/06/13 10:36 AM
SEATTLE — A national push to create a $15 minimum wage found a new source of momentum Tuesday as an initiative on the issue built an early lead in the airport city of SeaTac. An early vote count showed the measure carrying 54 percent of the vote. Because Washington state votes entirely by...
11/04/13 10:15 AM
SEATAC, Wash. — At first, the Rev. Jan Bolerjack couldn't figure out why the line at her church's food pantry was studded with men and women in what she described as "airline gear," uniforms they wore as baggage handlers and ramp workers at nearby Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
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