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  1. GOP criticizes looming Medicare Advantage cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Hill

    ... being forced to cut coverage or pull out of regions altogether because of the impending cuts. However, Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.), the subcommittee's ranking member, called them "harbingers of disaster" and insisted the cuts in question have been ...

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  2. Twenty Palestinians Killed for Every One IsraeliRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... have borne the brunt of this death toll for years. Israel is also attacking hospitals. Congressman Jim McDermott pointed out in a statement that international law protects the neutrality of these medical facilities: As a physician, I am distressed ...

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  3. Takano introduces Social Security fix for gay couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Washington Blade

    ... (D-R.I.), Rep. Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.), Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), and Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.). Companion legislation in the U.S. Senate known as the Social Security & Marriage Equality Act has already been ...

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  4. Glimmers of healthcare politics at meeting of Western Washington docsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Crosscut.com

    ... should focus on governors and state legislators to enact single-payer alternatives. (Such HHS approvals, Rep. Jim McDermott pointed out, would likely occur only during the administration of a President sympathetic to the idea). There was surprising ...

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  5. FacebookRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Cybercast News Service

    ... by Bachmann's fellow co-chairs of the Foster Youth Caucus : Reps. Karen Bass (D-CA), Tom Marino (R-PA), and Jim McDermott (D-WA). H.R. 4989 would "prohibit federal funding of any treatment or research in which a ward of the State is subjected to ...

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  6. Among the Animals | Taking action for animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    ... Washington state, I attended meetings with legislative staff of Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray and Rep. Jim McDermott. Our delegation encouraged the senators to co-sponsor a bill to keep horse slaughterhouses from operating in the United ...

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  7. 13 candidates seek open Washington House seatRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | KOMO News

    ... trict why would I think that ether McDermott or DelBene would play any part? However I do wonder as do you why Jim McDermott keeps getting re-elected.A Even when I lived in his district I never voted for him.A And I didn't vote for DelBene either.

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  8. Justina Pelletier Goes To D.C. To Lobby For Research BillRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Hartford Courant

    ... benefit." It's a bipartisan effort by Bachmann, U.S. Reps. Karen Bass, D-Calif., Tom Marino , R-Pa., and Jim McDermott , D-Wash., the co-chairmen of the Foster Youth Caucus. Laws governing the federal Department of Health and Human Sservices allow ...

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  9. Claudine Sorel, Rep. Jim McDermott and Hannah Yelland.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The George Towner

    Will on the Hill, the Shakespeare Theatre Company's annual bipartisan comedic event, took over Sidney Harman Hall June 17 with special guest actors Nicholas Bruder, Harry Hamlin and Hannah Yelland alongside a host of familiar faces from the halls of Congress and other Washington luminaries.

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  10. Welcome, new AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... in attendance included Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, King County Executive Dow Constantine, U.S. Representative Jim McDermott, Gov. Jay Inslee, and U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell. Speakers, including Constantine, Seattle Center Director Robert Nellams, and ...

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  11. Driving a Mercedes, taking a bus -- poverty has many facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Washington Post

    ... which fluctuates, is below the $27,910 set by the federal poverty guidelines for a family of five. Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash) got to the heart of the issue when he pointed out that those on the committee make around $170,000 a year, as he quizzed ...

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  12. Editorial: The Times recommends to return Reps. Jim McDermott and Adam Smith to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Seattle Times

    Re-elect incumbent Reps. Jim McDermott in the 7th Congressional District and Adam Smith in the 9th Congressional District.

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  13. Boehner-McDermott feud reawakened by anti-Obama lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In the first-ever occasion when one member of Congress took another to court, Boehner sued Washington Rep. Jim McDermott for leaking to The New York Times the embarrassing tape of a phone conversation between House Republican leaders.

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  14. Microsoft program reaches future computer scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | KOMO News

    ... into the ability to write code. Wednesday, McDonald and fellow students showed their skills to Congressman Jim McDermott, who admitted with a laugh, "I don't even know the language to talk about what you're doing." Microsoft invited McDermott to see ...

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  15. Welcome, new AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... in attendance included Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, King County Executive Dow Constantine, U.S. Representative Jim McDermott, Gov. Jay Inslee, and U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell. Speakers, including Constantine, Seattle Center Director Robert Nellams, and ...

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  16. Smith, three challengers vie for 9th Congressional District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The News Tribune

    ... say we can't touch anything," he said. Rivers, who works for King County Metro, ran for Congress against Rep. Jim McDermott of Seattle in the 7th Congressional District four times since 2006 before challenging Smith this year. The 9th District was ...

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  17. 30th Annual Naturalization Ceremony to Welcome Over 400 New U.S. Citizens at Seattle Center, TodayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The public is encouraged to attend the free event. The ceremony includes speeches by U.S. Representative Jim McDermott and King County Executive Dow Constantine. Seattle City Mayor Ed Murray serves as Master of Ceremonies. Greenwood Concert Band ...

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  18. 30th Annual Naturalization Ceremony at Seattle CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to attend the free event. The ceremony includes speeches by U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell, U.S. Representative Jim McDermott, Washington State Governor Jay Inslee, King County Executive Dow Constantine. Seattle City Mayor Ed Murray serves as Master of ...

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  19. Microsoft program reaches future computer scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | KOMO News

    ... into the ability to write code. Wednesday, McDonald and fellow students showed their skills to Congressman Jim McDermott, who admitted with a laugh, "I don't even know the language to talk about what you're doing." Microsoft invited McDermott to see ...

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  20. Wash. Congressman Jim McDermott Talks Supreme Court, Immigration Reform, And MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Marcie Sillman talks with U.S. Congressman Jim McDermott about the U.S. Supreme Court's recent decisions, President Obama's executive action on immigration policy, and a variety of other issues.

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