Republican state Rep. Melanie Stambaugh has been considered by some to be a rising star within the party. At age 24, she beat Democrat Dawn Morrell, a five-term incumbent, by nearly 10 percentage points in her first run for state House.
After weeks of discussions between Democrats and the Justice Department, Congress has released a redacted, declassified memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers.
The U.S. president's daughter and adviser says her visit to the Olympics is "so incredibly inspiring" and is expressing gratitude at the chance to watch competition and "be here with our allies in South Korea.".
A Senate panel hears Senate Bill 6079 on Jan. 19, 2018. The measure would exempt birth dates of state employees from disclosure under state records laws. Open government groups have opposed the measure, but state worker Melissa Kover said it would boost safety for public employees.
State worker: 'I've been threatened, propositioned … it's really scary as a single parent'
Women's March 2018 brings thousands back to Olympia
Olympia Indivisible shares the reasons why it opposes the GOP tax reform
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