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  1. Redskins to senators: Team's name is 'respectful'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | WFXL-TV Fox 31

    ... intent of the team's name has always been to present a strong, positive and respectful image." Reid and Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington led the letter-writing effort. All senators on the letter are Democrats. Cantwell spokesman Jared Leopold said ...

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  2. The battle is about exploitationRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... In garnering support for an unprecedented condemnation of the team name in the Senate last week, Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) showed some of her colleagues a two-minute YouTube video about Native Americans. "It's hard to explain just how insulting ...

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  3. Give the Washington potato its dueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | The News Tribune

    ... for poor mothers and their children. The potato caucus which includes Washington Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell is pressuring Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to stop discriminating against the tuber. You have to be something of a ...

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  4. Milloy: The battle over the Redskins' name is about the exploitation of a stereotype for profitRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... In garnering support for an unprecedented condemnation of the team name in the Senate last week, Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash), showed some of her colleagues a two-minute YouTube video about Native Americans. (Watch it here .) The video, produced by ...

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  5. Richard Sherman Makes Waves On The Redskins' Name ControversyRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Goodell, asking him to pressure the team (cough, Dan Snyder) to change their name. Washington State Senator Maria Cantwell circulated the letter, echoing Sherman by saying that Commissioner Goodell needed to act like the NBA did with Sterling . ...

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  6. The Big Game: Federal Government vs. the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... that is a racist slur . A band of 50 Democratic senators came together to sign a letter sponsored by Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., urging the commissioner of the NFL, Roger Goodell, to throw his weight behind a name change for the team. On Thursday, ...

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  7. President Obama throws a football at Soldier Field in Chicago.Read the original story

    May 30, 2014 | National Journal

    ... that is a racist slur . A band of 50 Democratic senators came together to sign a letter sponsored by Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., urging the commissioner of the NFL, Roger Goodell, to throw his weight behind a name change for the team. On Thursday, ...

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  8. A Simple Yet Strong Solution To Washington Redskins Name ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Americans [in the NBA] while endorsing slurs against Native Americans?" The letter was circulated by Senator Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) last week, and Redskins team president Bruce Allen responded to Reid ...

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  9. Washington's delegation reacts to Shinseki's resignationRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... sure our veterans are getting the care and support they expect and deserve," Murray said in a statement. Sen. Maria Cantwell, a Democrat who had not publicly demanded that Shinseki step down, said Friday President Obama was right to accept the ...

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  10. Redskins' letters to senators: Football team's nickname is 'respectful'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... intent of the team's name has always been to present a strong, positive and respectful image." Reid and Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington state led the letter-writing effort. All senators on the letter are Democrats. Cantwell spokesman Jared Leopold ...

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  11. DF Cast: Senators, Industry Push EPA on BiofuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Domestic Fuel

    ... Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), Dick Durbin (D-IL), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Al Franken (D-MN), Joe Donnelly (D-IN), and Maria Cantwell (D-WA), as they express their frustration with the EPA proposal and what can be done to fix this.

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  12. Ken SchramRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Watersblogged

    ... www.cantwell.senate.gov --- Thursday, May 29, 2014 WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) issued the following statement on the passing of longtime KOMO-TV reporter Ken Schram : " Ken ...

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  13. Loss of Export-Import Bank could dull Boeing's competitive edgeRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Business Journal

    Sen. Maria Cantwell, here touring the Boeing 787 line with Rep. Rick Larsen, has called Ex-Im financing a "key tool" to maintaining aerospace exports.

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  14. Redskins Take a Sack After Twitter CalloutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... to ban Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling . The battle heated up May 22 when Mr. Reid with Sen. Maria Cantwell released a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell with signatures from half of the U.S. Senate calling for the Redskins to ...

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  15. Frank Luntz Attacks Harry Reid For Bringing Up Redskins, Neglects To Disclose He's Working For ThemRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... about than a football team's name?" Wyllie said in a statement responding to a February letter from Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK) that called for a name change. The team issued a similar statement when representatives from the ...

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  16. Action urged to resume China shellfish tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... those states urged NOAA in a letter Wednesday to swiftly finalize testing protocols. Washington U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, Rep. Derek Kilmer and Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler were among those who signed the letter. The Olympian is pleased to provide ...

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  17. Oregon, Washington could benefit from effort to lift shellfish banRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... rom those states urged NOAA in a letter Wednesday to swiftly finalize testing protocols. Washington U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, Rep. Derek Kilmer and Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler were among those who signed the letter.

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  18. WA delegation urge resuming shellfish exports to ChinaRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | KONP 1450 Local News

    ... those states urged NOAA in a letter Wednesday to swiftly finalize testing protocols. Washington U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell, Representative Derek Kilmer and Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler were among those who signed the letter.

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  19. Redskins Critic Shaheen Stays Out of 'Red Raiders' FightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

    The school board in Belmont already voted to maintain the Red Raiders moniker, but has a vote scheduled for Tuesday night to determine whether to ditch the Native American-themed logo and mascot, according to the Concord Monitor.

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  20. Cleveland Browns and NFL Links: Senators hope Washington changes its nameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Plain Dealer

    ... use of this name as anything but what it is: a racial slur," said the letter, which was circulated by Senator Maria Cantwell, Democrat of Washington, and endorsed by Senator Harry Reid, Democrat of Nevada, the majority leader. "We urge the N.F.L. to ...

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