Maria Cantwell Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Federal government appointing Columbia River Treaty negotiatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | The Daily Townsman

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be appointing a negotiator to lead talks on updating the Columbia River Treaty, according to a U.S. Senator from Washington State. "Prime Minister Trudeau, Foreign Minister Dion, and I had a positive discussion today," said Senator Maria Cantwell in a news release last Thursday.

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  2. Life sentences: Black men affected disproportionatelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... I want to thank Murray for co-sponsoring the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act, S. 2123, and I urge Sen. Maria Cantwell to sponsor it as well. This legislation would take the first step to reducing mandatory minimum sentences, giving judges more ...

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  3. Government Passes Goal for Contracts with Women-Owned FirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | NewsFactor

    ... to help women win even more contracts, including making more loans available to their companies, said Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Washington, who has sponsored legislation aimed at helping women-owned businesses get more loans and contracts. "We are a ...

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  4. U.S. Hits Women-Owned Firms GoalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | NewsFactor

    ... to help women win even more contracts, including making more loans available to their companies, said Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Washington, who has sponsored legislation aimed at helping women-owned businesses get more loans and contracts. "We are a ...

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  5. Cantwell says Trudeau agreeable to Columbia River talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau agreed to move forward with talks to modernize the Columbia River Treaty between Canada and the United States, said the staff of Sen. Maria Cantwell on Thursday. Cantwell, D-Wash., talked with Trudeau and Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion at a State Department lunch in Washington, D.C., Thursday.

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  6. Obama and Trudeau cooperate on climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Prime Minister comes calling. At Washington, D.C., luncheon, Sen. Maria Cantwell presses Canada's P.M. Justin Trudeau on renewing the Columbia River Treaty -- the Northwest's biggest energy agreement -- as Secretary of State John Kerry looks on.

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  7. Two Wrongs Don't Make a Right With Bipartisan Energy BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    ... rare cooperation between Democrats and Republicans. Its sponsors - Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) - worked hard to find common ground with an "all-of-the-above" energy policy that prioritizes economic growth and job ...

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  8. Sens. Nelson, Thune Filed FAA Reauthorization Bill TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Capital Soup

    ... of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2016. Sens. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) and Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), the chair and ranking member of the Aviation Operations, Safety, & Security Subcommittee, are original co-sponsors on ...

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  9. KeyBank Supports Lincoln Place, Providing Permanent, Stable Housing for Most Vulnerable in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Beth Palmer Wirtz, vice president of Key Community Development Corporation, was among the dignitaries joining U.S. Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell to celebrate the opening of Lincoln Place, which will provide permanent, stable housing for some of the most vulnerable homeless individuals in Vancouver, Washington. Residents considered for Lincoln Place are deemed most likely to require emergency and other services and are at the most risk of dying if they were to remain on the street.

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  10. Groups backed by Koch brothers sing Bernie Sanders' praises on Export-Import BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... c stand maker in Yakima. All six of the delegations Democratic House members, and U.S. Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., issued statements defending "Ex-Im" after Sanders denounced it in the debate.

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  11. Lawmakers seek independent review of coal cleanup subsidyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Business Insurance

    ... bonds and the Government Accountability Office should review the program, the lawmakers wrote. U.S. Sens. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., and Dick Durbin, D-Ill., are seeking an "audit of self-bonding" in the coal industry and a review of how the oil, gas ...

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  12. Lawmakers Seek Audit of Mine Cleanup Insurance ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Insurance Journal West

    ... bonds and the Government Accountability Office should review the program, the lawmakers wrote. U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell of Washington and Dick Durbin of Illinois are seeking an "audit of self-bonding" in the coal industry and a review of how the ...

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  13. U.S. lawmakers seek independent review of coal cleanup subsidyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Reuters

    ... bonds and the Government Accountability Office should review the program, the lawmakers wrote. U.S. Senators Maria Cantwell of Washington and Dick Durbin of Illinois are seeking an "audit of self-bonding" in the coal industry and a review of how the ...

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  14. Northwest interests on the menu as Obama, Trudeau meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... speed up travel and commerce between the two countries. Legislation introduced last week by Democratic Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray and U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene, D-Washington, would make necessary provisions by the U.S. for its part in an ...

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  15. Nisquallya s Willie Frank celebrates sobriety and his dada s legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission. Speakers included Gov. Jay Inslee., U.S. Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, and Squaxin Island Tribe Chairman David Lopeman. Billy Frank Jr. speaks to students at Chinook Middle School in 2006 as ...

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  16. State leaders slam Sanders for criticism of export bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... And Hilliards Brewing in Seattle can send more of their world class product to overseas markets," said Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash. The renewal of the bank's charter saw a revolt among pro-export Republican House members. Reps. Dave Reichert and Dan ...

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  17. Interest grows in Trudeau's visit to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... river, the longest in the Pacific Northwest. The state's two Democratic senators, Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, want to make it easier to go through border crossings into Canada by expanding preclearance operations, allowing more people to pass ...

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  18. Trudeau visit to White House raises Washington state's hopes for water, border agreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | The Wave

    ... river, the longest in the Pacific Northwest. The state's two Democratic senators, Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, want to make it easier to go through border crossings into Canada by expanding preclearance operations, allowing more people to pass ...

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  19. Joyce M. Rosenberg: For first time, US hits goal for contracts with female-owned firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... help women win even more contracts, including making more loans available to their companies, said U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Washington. She has sponsored legislation aimed at helping female-owned businesses get more loans and contracts. Also ...

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  20. Wilderness outings serving disadvantaged kids get boost from Jewell - Sat, 05 Mar 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... at The Wilderness Society. "We're happy about it. We think there's more work to do." Washington U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell also applauded the decision. The Democrat became aware of the issue when the Seattle YMCA was required to get an outfitter-guide ...

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