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Sen. Patty Murray's statement on VA reform deal

  • Today at 1:30PM

Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), a senior member of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, released the following statement after House and Senate negotiators announced a deal to address short and long-term issues plaguing the Department of Veterans Affairs.

 

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Eyman responds to Cornfield column

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

Jack Fagan, Mike Fagan, and I co-sponsored the 2/3-For-Taxes Constitutional Amendment Initiative this year and worked really hard for the past six months leading its’ signature drive. We recently announced that that effort fell short this time.

Eyman's latest initiative fails to get enough support | Cornfield

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 6:00AM

Rarely can the lack of action trigger so much reaction as it did this month when Tim Eyman didn’t do something he so often does — turn in signatures for an initiative.

New generation of technology connects Kirkland to the past | Hawkinson

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 1:33PM

In 2001, Jack Kellett from England wrote a note on an internet message board asking for information about his Kellett ancestors who came to America in 1888.

Too little sun exposure now found to be a health risk | Gustafson

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 1:00PM

For many years, we have been told to avoid prolonged exposure to the sun because of health risks like sunburn and, more seriously, skin cancer. Now a new study found that getting too little sun can cause problems as well. According to recent research, women who consistently avoided direct sunlight had a greater mortality risk from all causes, including skin cancer, than their counterparts with higher sun exposure.

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