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  1. Former BLM chief pushed deal favoring his future firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Westerner

    ... by former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, Interior's solicitor and former House Natural Resources Chairman Doc Hastings (R-Wash.). It sought to determine Abbey's level of influence in the 2012 sale of 480 acres of federal lands in Henderson, Nev., ...

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  2. Clint Didier, three-time loser, makes another run for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Peter Goldmark in 2012. Establishment Republican rallied to head off Didier in 2014. Retiring U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings backed Newhouse, and ex-U.S. Sen. Slade Gorton was involved with an "independent expenditure" campaign which aired TV spots ...

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  3. Didier to again run for 4th congressional seatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Columbian

    A former professional football player has filed to run for the U.S. House in Washington's 4th Congressional District for a second time. Clint Didier filed for the office on Thursday, setting up a rematch with incumbent U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse who barely beat Didier in 2014 to claim the seat vacated by former Rep. Doc Hastings.

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  4. Didier seeks rematch against Newhouse for U.S. House seatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... to comment on Didier's candidacy. Didier and Newhouse were among 12 candidates for the seat in 2014, when Rep. Doc Hastings retired from office. Didier was the top finisher in the primary and Newhouse was second. Newhouse won the general election ...

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  5. Defense bill gives nod to Columbia River shorelineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... with the creation of the McNary pool that formed behind the McNary Dam. Newhouse's predecessor, former Rep. Doc Hastings of Pasco, is working with a team that includes former Kennewick Mayor Brad Fisher and Gary Petersen of the Tri-City Development ...

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  6. Our Voice: Rivershore effort deserves unified supportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Tri-City efforts to gain control of the Columbia River shoreline have fluctuated for decades, but this latest attempt appears to have a force behind it we have not seen before. Former U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Pasco, former Kennewick Mayor Brad Fisher and Gary Petersen of the Tri-City Development Council are trying to gather communitywide support for legislation that would direct the Army Corps of Engineers to return 34 miles of shoreline to the Tri-Cities.

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  7. Rattlesnake Mountain tours could resume in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | SFGate

    ... Complex , as he led a small group from the Herald on a tour of the mountain. At the end of 2014, retiring Rep. Doc Hastings succeeded in getting legislation passed requiring at least limited public access to the summit of Rattlesnake Mountain. It is ...

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  8. Tours to top of Rattlesnake Mountain could resume in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... Complex, as he led a small group from the Herald on a tour of the mountain. At the end of 2014, retiring Rep. Doc Hastings succeeded in getting legislation passed requiring at least limited public access to the summit of Rattlesnake Mountain. It is ...

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  9. Tony Ventrella with take on six-term U.S. Rep. Dave ReichertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... for seven years, finally outlasting its chief obstacle, House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash. Otherwise, Reichert is a Republican loyalist on most House votes. He is a member of the tax-writing House Ways and Means ...

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  10. Newhouse launches re-election campaign in Yakima, Tri-CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... Tickets are $50. The program is 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Newhouse will appear with his predecessor, former U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings, at a lunch in the Tri-Cities beginning with registration at 11:30 a.m. at the Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center, 1101 N. ...

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  11. Columbia River coalition ready to lobby CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Columbian

    Tri-Citians hoping to convince Congress to return control of the Columbia River shoreline to local government are undaunted by word that U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, D.-Wash., will not automatically support their efforts. Former U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings, R.-Wash., former Kennewick Mayor Brad Fisher and Gary Petersen, vice president for federal matters for the Tri-City Development Council have enlisted almost every Tri-City government, civic and business groups in the movement to shift control of the shoreline away from the Army Corps of Engineers.

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  12. President Obama will designate Women's Equality National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... San Juan Islands; to the wild Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks country outside Las Crucas, New Mexico. U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash., then-Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, even threw a newss release fit at Obama for setting aside 955 ...

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  13. President Obama will designate Women's Equality National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... San Juan Islands; to the wild Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks country outside Las Crucas, New Mexico. U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash., then-Chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, even threw a press release fit at Obama for setting aside 955 ...

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  14. Franklin County Republicans rally behind Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    An all-star cast of Franklin County Republicans will represent local voters when the state convention pulls into Pasco in May. Former U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings, Franklin County Auditor Matt Beaton, Franklin County Prosecutor Shawn Sant and Franklin County Commissioner Brad Peck will be part of the delegate contingent to the state convention, which will be held May 19-21 at Pasco's TRAC. Almost 100 of the party faithful spent Saturday morning at Columbia Basin College taking care of the grassroots business - choosing 15 delegates and 15 alternates to voice Franklin County's views at the state convention.

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  15. Secretary Jewell on national monuments: 'Everybody is coming to me with their wish list'Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the New York Times. "No one has used it as often as Clinton, Carter and Obama have." The last chairman, Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash, denounced Obama when he designated a 955 acre San Juan Islands National Monument in our state. Bill Clinton and Barack ...

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  16. Thumbs up, Thumbs downRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... such as an energy center. It didn't happen without years of hard work on the part of retired Congressman Doc Hastings, the dogged determination of TRIDEC's Gary Petersen and many others. Thumbs up also for local Department of Energy officials who ...

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  17. Benton County joins chorus demanding return of Columbia River shorelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... chorus of advocates asking Congress to return the Columbia River shoreline to local control. Former U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings says it could happen this year. With the flood risk mitigated by dams, Tri-City leaders say it's time the Corps returned ...

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  18. Off-duty Pasco officer aids Tri-Citian after heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    A Pasco police officer was commended by city officials after he recently went to the aid of another Tri-Citian suffering from a heart attack at Portland International Airport. Judy West, a staff member for retired Republican Congressman Doc Hastings, was struggling with her luggage as she rushed to catch a plane at the airport, she said in a message to Chief Bob Metzger.

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  19. Rep. Reichert named one of the most effective members of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    The University of Virginia's and Vanderbilt University's Legislative Effectiveness Project ranked U.S. Congressman Dave Reichert as one of the most effective members of Congress between 2013 and 2014. Specifically, Reichert earned the second-highest score among Washington state lawmakers after Rep. Doc Hastings who is now retired, ranking 27th among Republicans, and 28th among all 435 House members.

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  20. Professors name Rep. Derek Kilmer one of the top 10 most effective lawmakers in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... includes the North Olympic Peninsula. Also on the list is another from Washington state: former Congressman Doc Hastings, a Republican, who served in the 4th Congressional District from 1995 until his retirement in 2015. Along with Hastings, the ...

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