WASHINGTON — After carefully avoiding any involvement in the Democratic presidential primary, California Gov. Jerry Brown dropped his neutrality — and looked past his bitter history with the Clintons — to endorse Hillary Clinton on Tuesday.
Sam Kim, Clark County’s chief information officer, is changing parties to run as an independent Democrat for a 17th Legislative District seat. He filed Wednesday to run for the seat being vacated by Rep. Lynda Wilson, R-Vancouver, who is running for the state Senate.
Slade Gorton might be retired from politics, but the former U.S. Republican senator from Washington has plenty to say about the current political landscape. He shared his views Tuesday in a meeting with The Columbian’s editorial board.
Democratic candidate Tim Probst is hosting a campaign kickoff event from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Firstenburg Center, Community Room, located at 700 N.E. 136th Ave., Vancouver. RSVP at www.electtimprobst.com/events.
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's proposal to ban Muslims from entering the United States is shoving the Republican Party to the edge of chaos, abruptly pitting GOP leaders against their own presidential front-runner and jeopardizing the party's longtime drive to attract minorities.