- Thousands get new health coverage under exchange Updated: Apr-23-14 8:22 pm
- Snohomish County to get $7.6M from FEMA Updated: Apr-22-14 11:05 pm
- President signs bill protecting Wash. landmark Updated: Apr-16-14 12:43 am
- House passes Ryan budget with big cuts Updated: Apr-10-14 6:25 pm
- Orcas Island residents try to stop deportation Updated: Apr-10-14 4:00 pm
- GOP blocks Senate bill curbing gender pay gap Updated: Apr-09-14 4:56 pm
- GOP lawmakers balk when spending cuts turn real Updated: Apr-08-14 4:05 pm
- How Washington mudslide victims are getting help Updated: Mar-26-14 8:58 am
SEATTLE - More than 600,000 Washington residents have obtained new health insurance coverage through the state's health care exchange, state officials announced Wednesday.
SEATTLE - Members of Washington's congressional delegation say the Federal Emergency Management Agency will give Snohomish County nearly $7.6 million as the first payment in a grant program that reimburses local governments for spending on recovery after federally declared disasters.
SEATTLE - Members of Washington's congressional delegation say President Obama has signed legislation protecting the popular Green Mountain Lookout in the Glacier Peak Wilderness.
WASHINGTON - House Republicans rallied behind a slashing budget blueprint on Thursday, passing a non-binding but politically imposing measure that promises a balanced federal ledger in 10 years with sweeping budget cuts and termination of health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
SEATTLE - People on Orcas Island are uniting around the sole operator of a small family-run sawmill there, saying his scheduled deportation to Mexico this month could force that business closed and harm the region's economy.
WASHINGTON - Republicans blocked a Senate bill Wednesday aimed at narrowing the pay gap between men and women, an election-year ritual that Democrats hope will help spur women to back them in this fall's congressional elections.
WASHINGTON - When House Republicans pass Rep. Paul Ryan's budget for a fourth year in a row this week, they'll go on record again in favor of big spending cuts across a wide swath of programs, including Medicaid, food and farm aid and eliminating subsidies for Amtrak and airline flights to small cities.
OLYMPIA, Washington - As the search continues for survivors of a deadly mudslide in Washington state, the first steps in helping those affected have already begun.