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Risch, Cantwell To Tour Hayden Biz
U.S. Senator Jim Risch will welcome U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell to North Idaho at 2 p.m. Friday to tour Bullet Tools, 3390 W. Hayden Ave., Hayden.
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Obama to Oso mudslide victims: 'We will be here as long as it takes'
President Barack Obama poses for a photo with Landon Harper, 9, and Levi Harper, 7, sons of Oso Fire Chief Willy Harper, as the president visits the Oso Fire Station.
The CPA Technology Advisor
Senate Bill Aims to Fix IRS Farm Equipment Expense Change
United States Senators John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., have introduced a bill to modify new IRS rules they say make it too difficult for family farmers and small business owners to deduct equipment repair and supply expenses.
The Daily Troll: Obama spends time with Oso families. City sick leave ...
The Daily Troll: Bertha's latest big dig delay. Metro Transit vote: Down to the wire.
Snohomish County to get $7.6M from FEMA
The payment from FEMA's Public Assistance Grant Program was announced Tuesday as President Obama toured the site of the March 22 Oso mudslide.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Obama heads on Asia tour, visits US...
President Barack Obama met with survivors of a deadly landlside near Seattle before leaving on a weeklong tour of Asia in what the White House has called a "rebalancing" eastward of US foreign policy.
President Obama visits town devastated by mudslide
President Obama traveled to the site of a devastating mudslide Tuesday, telling the community that America will be behind them for as long as it takes to recover.
Farmington Daily Times
Energy Column: The 2014 state of wind energy: desperately seeking subsidies
The Production Tax Credit, or PTC, for wind energy expired at the end of 2013. Originally part of the Energy Policy Act of 1992, it has expired many times.
Obama on his way to site of the Oso slide
Air Force One touched down at Paine Field and President Obama was greeted by local and federal officials, including Gov. Jay Inslee, Sens. Patty Murry and Maria Cantwell, and Rep. Suzan DelBene, on his way to tour the site of last month's tragic Oso mudslide.
Obama visits Oso on Tuesday in his role as comforter-in-chief
Ben Woodward looks up at a sign commemorating the moment of the Oso mudslide. The wooden memorial was attached to a towering spruce tree, one of the few in the debris field left standing after the disaster.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Sikhs donate to Oso during their holiest day
On the holiest day in the calendar of the Sikh faith, the members of the Guru Nanak Sikh Temple in Marysville demonstrated one of the central tenets of their religion - that of charity toward others, regardless of their backgrounds - by raising $4,100 and presenting it to Snohomish County Executive John Lovick on Sunday, April 13, the Marysville ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Senator Cantwell calls Tri-Cities 'hub of innovation'
Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., promoted federal programs that can assist small businesses Thursday in Pasco, calling the Tri-Cities a "hub of innovation."
Newhouse leads fundraising in race to succeed Doc Hastings
Former state agriculture chief Dan Newhouse has emerged as the leading early fundraiser among a pack of Republicans vying to represent Central Washington's 4th Congressional District.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Why is small business lending down in Vancouver? Cantwell wants to know
Sen. Maria Cantwell held a field hearing in Vancouver on Wednesday to listen to testimony about the low utilization of Small Business Administration loans in southwest Washington.
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber
Islanders join in effort at Oso slide
Following one of the deadliest natural disasters in state history, several Vashon residents have joined in the large response effort at the Oso landslide.
Journal of the San Juans
Tug-of-war over Navy jet noise aired in D.C.
As the Navy moves toward preparing an environmental impact statement to justify its continued training and testing of a growing fleet of jet aircraft at two airfields on Whidbey Island, San Juan and Lopez islanders living within easy earshot of NAS Whidbey are raising their voices to express concerns about their quality of life .
Build icebreakers to protect U.S. interests in the Arctic
Republicans in Congress are toting extra heavy campaign baggage as they head into the 2014 election season, and look beyond to 2016.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
President signs bill protecting Wash. landmark
Members of Washington's congressional delegation say President Obama has signed legislation protecting the popular Green Mountain Lookout in the Glacier Peak Wilderness.
Cantwell to visit Vancouver on Wednesday, focus on small businesses
Sen. Maria Cantwell, will host a field hearing of the Senate Small Business Committee at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Vancouver City Hall, 415 W. Sixth St. The senator, a Democrat, was appointed chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship in February.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
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Beltran kicks off campaign for Congress
Another candidate is eyeing Doc Hastings' seat in Congress. Democrat Estakio Beltran kicked off his bid in Downtown Yakima Thursday.