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  1. Primary ballot full of LGBT candidates Remember to send your ballot in by August 2Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Gay News

    In the 7th Congressional District alone there are three: current King County Councilmember Joe McDermott, State Rep. Brady Walkinshaw, and small business owner Leslie Regier. Six others are also in the 7th District race, where the retirement of veteran Rep. Jim McDermott , creates a rare open seat.


  2. Primary predictions | Inside PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Federal Way Mirror

    ... to lose, particularly since Vance has raised only $293,000 and Murray has $11.4 million! Longtime Congressman Jim McDermott is not running for re-election in the 7th District, and each group in this true melting pot of Seattle has it's own favored ...


  3. CHS Pics | Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic nomination at 10th and PikeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blog

    ... . It also features the primary race in the 7th Congressional District to replace retiring Democratic stalwart Jim McDermott . In addition to the top-two primaries in the 7th and 43rd, Capitol Hill voters will be able to cast votes on the proposed ...


  4. Stacks of cash make most Congressional elections no contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Congressional race here in Washington--the only one without an incumbent. Democratic 'Congressman for Life' Jim McDermott of Seattle is retiring after nearly three decades on Capitol Hill-and 14 landslide victories in a row. As far as money goes, ...


  5. Election: Primary ballots due TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

    ... widely known as one of the nation's most liberal congressional districts. When longtime District 7 Congressman Jim McDermott announced his retirement after 14 terms (30 years) in January, nine candidates announced intentions to take his place. Among ...


  6. Super PAC roils congressional race in Washington's 7th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Seattle Times

    A super PAC has jumped into the race for retiring U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott's Seattle-area seat. Affiliated with EMILY's List, it's supporting state Sen. Pramila Jayapal.


  7. 7th District: Feminist, gay groups take opposite sides in fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... for a long time -- the open 7th District U.S. House seat held for 28 years by retiring "Congressman for Life" Jim McDermott. The latest round of endorsements and TV spots afford a sorting out of who's backing who in a race where the candidates have ... 1 comment

  8. Nine candidates vie to succeed Jim McDermott in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | My Edmonds

    Congressman Jim McDermott announced his retirement at the end of this year, leaving an open seat for Washington state's 7th Congressional District. Nine candidates are running to replace him and all nine were present at the candidate forum held by the League of Women Voters on Saturday at Shoreline City Hall.


  9. The race to replace a "Congressman for life"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    As Representative Jim McDermott prepares to retire after 28 years of service, the top three contenders for his 7th District seat in Congress are on the stump to succeed him. Washington State Senator Pramila Jayapal, King County Council Member Joe McDermott and Washington State Representative Brady Walkinshaw are all Democrats.


  10. Deadline to register to vote in primary approachingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Libertarian Cean Stevens are on the Democratic/Libertarian/Independence ballot, as are U.S. House candidates Jim McDermott, Jon Watts, both Libertarians, and Democrats William Hibler, Lynette Hinz and Steve Lindbeck. On the Republican ballot, U.S. ...


  11. Forum for 7th District Congressional candidates in Shoreline July 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | My Edmonds

    ... seat for the 7th Congressional District, which includes Edmonds, is an open one, currently held by Congressman Jim McDermott, who is retiring after this session.


  12. Vote Pramila Jayapal in Congressional District 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Stranger

    We have to put this in all caps because one of the candidates in this race wants you to be confused. Jim McDermott is the lefty Democrat retiring after representing A1 4ber-liberal Seattle in Congress for nearly three centuries.


  13. Primary ballots sent to voters this week, must be returned by Aug. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Renton Reporter

    ... All 10 U.S. House seats are up this year, including the 7th District, where the dean of the state delegation, Jim McDermott, is retiring. Most of the Legislature is on the ballot, too, including all 98 House seats and 26 of the 49 Senate positions. ...


  14. Pramila Jayapal for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Nation

    ... a backbencher, but as a leader. The seat that Jayapal hopes to win is held by retiring Democratic Congressman Jim McDermott, a progressive who played an essential role in opposing the rush to war with Iraq and has long advocated single-payer ...


  15. Letters from Congress Seek Clarification from USTR Regarding Position on Compulsory LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | JD Supra

    ... Administration's position on compulsory licenses. Representatives Sander Levin (D-MI), James McGovern (D-MA), Jim McDermott (D-WA), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX), Peter Welch (D-VT), Rosa L. DeLauro (C-CT), John Lewis (D-GA), ...


  16. This Week on the Blabbermouth Podcast: Who's the Most 'Progressive' of Them All?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Stranger

    Subscribe to the Blabbermouth podcast on iTunes RIGHT HERE ! Episode 57 dives deep into the battle to replace retiring Seattle Congressman Jim McDermott. Above, left to right: candidates Joe McDermott, Brady Walkinshaw, and Pramila Jayapal.


  17. A union demonized by Republicans is endorsing a RepublicanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... groups are showing unusual interest in Washington races, particularly the race to succeed retiring U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott. Retired U.S. Rep. Barney Frank of Massachusetts, co-author of the Dodd-Frank financial reform bill, has sent out a ...


  18. 19 House Democrat Websites Have Been Down For Days, Hacked Following Sit-InRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Daily Caller

    ... Gabbard (Hawaii), Alan Grayson (Fla.), Marcy Kaptur (Ohio), William Keating (Mass.), John Larson (Conn.), Jim McDermott (Wash.), Richard Neal (Mass.), Ed Perlmutter (Colo.), Jackie Speier (Calif.) Bennie Thompson (Miss.) and Filemon Vela (Texas). ...


  19. Idaho's glass ceilingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... the media returned the love in kind. Governor Ray was upset in the 1984 Democratic primary by State Senator Jim McDermott, who many thought would coast to election only to be upset himself by King County Executive John Spellman in the general. ...


  20. John Lewis leads House sit-in to force vote on gun billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Seattle Gay News

    Some 40 Democratic congressmembers followed Lewis, including Seattle Reps. Jim McDermott and Adam Smith.