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June 12, 2014 at 3:52 PM

Hillary Clinton plans fundraiser during Seattle book-tour stop

Hillary Rodham Clinton is expected to draw a big crowd to the University Book Store next Wednesday, when she swings through Seattle to sign copies of her new memoir, “Hard Choices.” Later that night, an exclusive local group will get to see the former Secretary of State and possible Democratic presidential contender in a…


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April 21, 2014 at 1:51 PM

Local Hillary Clinton supporters get early start on 2016

With a mere 932 days to go before Election Day 2016, local supporters of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s presidential ambitions are getting organized. They’re throwing a fundraiser Tuesday night at Seattle’s Spitfire bar. The proceeds will go to the Ready For Hillary PAC, the unofficial committee raising cash in hopes of a Clinton 2016 bid. The event,…


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March 27, 2014 at 10:11 AM

Adam Smith calls for halt to Republican “witch hunt” over Benghazi

U.S. Rep. Adam Smith of Bellevue, ranking Democrat of House Armed Services Committee. WASHINGTON — The political spectacle over the Benghazi investigations has cost the Pentagons millions of dollars — and the tab shows no sign of ending soon. All 17 Democrats on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Wednesday demanded that its chairman,…


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