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Politics Wash. House votes to allow industrial hemp Wash. House votes to allow industrial hemp
State representatives voted unanimously Monday to allow the Department of Agriculture to issue licenses to grow industrial hemp. The measure will now go to the Senate.
Politics Didier announces campaign for 4th Congressional District Didier announces campaign for 4th Congressional District
Another candidate has joined the 4th Congressional District race. Former professional football player and U.S. senatorial candidate Clint Didier says he'll run for the seat being vacated by Doc Hastings.
Politics Holmquist Newbry considers running for Hastings' seat Holmquist Newbry considers running for Hastings' seat
The race to replace Doc Hastings may have a new candidate. State Sen. Janéa Holmquist Newbry, R-Moses Lake, says she will form an exploratory committee for a 4th Congressional District run.
Politics Wash. gun rights advocates tout 340,000 signatures Wash. gun rights advocates tout 340,000 signatures(Photo Gallery)
Supporters of an initiative that would prevent Washington state from adopting universal background checks for gun sales say they have submitted 340,000 signatures with their first batch of petitions submitted Thursday to the secretary of state's office.
Politics AG says more campaign money hidden in I-522 fight AG says more campaign money hidden in I-522 fight
A food industry group that contributed heavily to defeat a measure that would have required labeling genetically engineered foods concealed millions more dollars in campaign contributions than has previously been reported, the state attorney general said Wednesday.