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  • MAURER: Using political speech to settle political scores

    Ordinarily, when prosecutors decide that no law was broken, that ends the story. However, Washington, like many other states, has a "citizen's suit" provision in its campaign-finance laws.


  • ** FILE ** Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (AP Photo)

    Democrats pull out squeakers in Illinois, Washington state

    Battered Democrats claimed a couple of consolation prizes Thursday from the midterm elections, as their candidates hung on for cliffhanger wins in Illinois and Washington state while nearly a dozen other races were still to be decided.


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Sen. Patty Murray of Washington has moved ahead of challenger Dino Rossi since she tied his candidacy to repealing banking regulations.

    Incumbent Murray makes bashing banking her issue

    Patty Murray was stuck. Down in the polls for months and facing a well-known Republican challenger, the three-term Democrat was finding a difficult market for her hard-working-senator sales pitch.


  • Repository a campaign issue

    The Obama administration's decision to bypass Nevada's Yucca Mountain as a nuclear waste repository should give Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid a boost in his bid for a fifth term. The action is not doing another endangered Democrat, Sen. Patty Murray of Washington, any favors.


  • Republican senatorial candidate Dino Rossi talks to supporters and reporters as his wife, Terry (right), and their children, (from second from left) Juliauna, Jake, Joseph and Jillian, look on, on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010, in Bellevue, Wash., on Washington state's primary election day. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Didier withholds Rossi endorsement

    Clint Didier, a "tea party" candidate who lost in Washington state's GOP primary for Senate, said Friday that he won't endorse winner Dino Rossi until Mr. Rossi vows to support three issues important to voters.


  • Wash. state independents, 'tea party' wooed

    With the Senate race in Washington state officially a two-person contest, Republican Dino Rossi and incumbent Democrat Patty Murray are looking to woo supporters of the losing candidates from Tuesday's primary.


  • Republican senatorial candidate Dino Rossi talks to supporters and reporters as his wife, Terry (right), and their children, (from second from left) Juliauna, Jake, Joseph and Jillian, look on, on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010, in Bellevue, Wash., on Washington state's primary election day. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Murray, Rossi win Senate nominations in Wash.

    Sen. Patty Murray, Washington Democrat, and her Republican challenger dove right into their fall matchup after winning the primary in a high-stakes election that could determine the balance of power in the nation's capital.


  • GOP Senate candidate Dino Rossi most likely will face Democratic Sen. Patty Murray in the fall elections. (AP Photo)

    Opponents in primary likely to meet again

    Tuesday's Senate primary election in Washington state has become more like a warm-up bout for the top Democratic and Republican candidates, who have already penciled in a rematch in the November main event.


  • Democratic Sen. Patty Murray has delivered dollars for Washington, helping her win re-election twice. This year, facing Republican Dino Rossi, the GOP says it will be her downfall. (Associated Press)

    Can pork save Murray's bacon?

    Delivering dollars for Washington state is a point of pride for Democratic Sen. Patty Murray, whose efforts have helped her comfortably win re-election twice. Republicans insist that this November, it will be her downfall.


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