Here’s how area members of Congress voted on major issues during the legislative week ending Dec. 20. Congress has completed its legislative year and will...
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King County cites soaring costs, climate change in bid to redo water-pollution agreement with state and feds
County officials expect to spend more than $1.9 billion over the next decade, and would like the money to fund a broader range of projects...
Soon after it passed, Seattle, King County, the Garfield County Transportation Authority and a handful of other groups sued, claiming the initiative is unconstitutional.
The appointment makes Montoya-Lewis the first Native American justice in Washington Supreme Court's history.
U.S. Rep. Denny Heck, Olympia Democrat, announces retirement with slam at Trump, loss of civic discourse
Heck, a fourth-term Democrat who sits on the House Intelligence Committee, said in a prepared statement that he made the decision now that the bulk...
Precinct-by-precinct results released this week tell a more detailed tale about the district races and highlight where exactly divisions slice through the electorate.