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Governor signs bills fine-tuning police reform law

(Olympia, WA) Washington's controversial police reform laws just got a little bit looser. On Friday, Governor Jay Inslee signed two new pieces of legislation, clarifying laws created last year. House Bill 1719 clarifies a bill banning law enforcement agencies from…

'Culp for Congress' site up, announcement Friday in Kennewick

KENNEWICK, Wash. -- Loren Culp on Friday is formally announcing his candidacy for Washington’s 4th Congressional District, running against fellow Republican Dan Newhouse. Friday morning, Culp officially launched culpforcongress.com. In a Facebook Live video on Tuesday night, Culp said,…

POLL: Should states set marijuana policy by its potency?

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McMorris Rodgers endorses Tiffany Smiley for U.S. Senate

PASCO, Wash. — Republican Senator Cathy McMorris Rodgers is officially endorsing Pasco native Tiffany Smiley, who announced her United States Senate campaign earlier this week. Smiley took to social media on Friday morning to share the news of the endorsement.…

POLL: Do you support a plan for Idaho to absorb three-fourths of Oregon?

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Oregon Senate hit by another GOP boycott, now over COVID-19

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Republicans in the Oregon Senate boycotted Thursday’s session, using a tactic they have employed in the past two years to assert their will by stopping work in the Democratic-led Legislature — this time over the state’s…

Washington Senate passes police arbitration bill

SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington state Senate has overwhelmingly passed a bill to create a panel of arbitrators to review police discipline decisions and to better track law enforcement arbitration cases statewide. The measure is part of an ambitious package…

Biden ordering stopgap help as talks start on big aid plan

BALTIMORE (AP) — President Joe Biden plans to take executive action Friday to provide a stopgap measure of financial relief to millions of Americans while Congress begins to consider his much larger $1.9 trillion package to help those affected by…

FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of insider attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members involved in securing President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, prompting the FBI to vet all of the 25,000 National Guard troops coming…

Washington state National Guard members deployed to D.C.

WASHINGTON - Some of Washington state's National Guard troops are deployed at the United States Capitol ahead of the upcoming Presidential Inauguration. NEW: Some national veterans organizations vow to remove members charged in the Capitol riots Extra troops are being…

Positive COVID-19 tests in Biden camp

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — At least three people connected to Joe Biden’s presidential campaign have tested positive for the coronavirus, leading the campaign to suspend in-person events for vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris through Monday. Biden is not altering his…