State Politics

State Politics

How Mid-Columbia lawmakers voted this week

With less than two weeks to go in the regular session of the Legislature, House lawmakers this week passed Democratic proposals for the state supplemental operating and transportation budgets. The House also passed a bill regulating the use of data from body cameras worn by law enforcement and corrections officers.

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Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton went to head-to-head in the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York on Monday. They discussed jobs, racial divisions and national security with many personal jabs thrown in between. The debate, moderated by NBC anchor Lester Holt, is the first in a series of three scheduled ahead of election day.
Cristina Rayas McClatchy
Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate 4:36

Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Cascade Mall shooting suspect makes first appearance in court 3:07

Cascade Mall shooting suspect makes first appearance in court

Fatal wreck site on Highway 12 at Wallula Junction 0:43

Fatal wreck site on Highway 12 at Wallula Junction

Miami Marlins mourn the loss of pitcher Jose Fernandez 2:41

Miami Marlins mourn the loss of pitcher Jose Fernandez