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Rep. Peter Abbarno announces kickoff of reelection campaign

State Reps.

March 25, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

State Rep. Peter Abbarno, R-Centralia, on Thursday announced his bid for reelection as the 20th District representative. Abbarno was elected to the House of Representatives in 2020, winning 71 percent of votes. Read story

Photo contributed by the Jaime Herrera Beutler Campaign

Herrera Beutler phone town hall addresses Ukraine, gas, cops, fish and roads

Photo contributed by the Jaime Herrera Beutler Campaign

March 24, 2022, 1:24pm Clark County News

On Tuesday night, U.S. Rep Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, held a telephone town hall to speak with constituents in Washington's 3rd Congressional District. Read story

Virtual ranked choice voting campaign kickoff set Tuesday

March 19, 2022, 6:04am Clark County News

FairVote Washington will kick off its campaign to bring ranked choice voting to Clark County with a virtual event Tuesday. Read story

The candidate Marie Perez, who has a degree in economics, said redeveloping the country's market power and investing in energy independence should be a priority among political leaders. She emphasized placing a greater social value on vocational work, as those careers are the backbone of the economy, while also providing workers with sustainable health care and other resources.

3rd Congressional candidate Perez: Those in Congress ‘don’t work for us’

The candidate Marie Perez, who has a degree in economics, said redeveloping the country's market power and investing in energy independence should be a priority among political leaders. She emphasized placing a greater social value on vocational work, as those careers are the backbone of the economy, while also providing workers with sustainable health care and other resources.

March 19, 2022, 6:04am Clark County News

The way leaders in Congress are advocating for the working class isn’t sufficient, and their efforts veer closer to the realm of lip service, according to the newest Democratic congressional candidate for Southwest Washington. Read story

The sun appears through cloudy skies Thursday, March 10, 2022, above the Legislative Building at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Washington lawmakers were wrapping up their work Thursday with final votes on a supplemental state budget and a transportation revenue package before planning to adjourn the legislative session. (AP Photo/Ted S.

Washington redistricting panel withheld text messages, possibly breaking the law

The sun appears through cloudy skies Thursday, March 10, 2022, above the Legislative Building at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Washington lawmakers were wrapping up their work Thursday with final votes on a supplemental state budget and a transportation revenue package before planning to adjourn the legislative session. (AP Photo/Ted S.

March 18, 2022, 9:06am Election

Washington’s Redistricting Commission already admitted it broke the law by negotiating new political district maps in secret last year. Read story

State Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, speaks to a crowd gathered in front of Clark County Superior Court to protest Washington Gov.

In 3rd Congressional District race, Kraft says she’s ready to ‘hit the ground running’

State Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, speaks to a crowd gathered in front of Clark County Superior Court to protest Washington Gov.

March 18, 2022, 6:03am Clark County News

State Rep. Vicki Kraft, R-Vancouver, believes she is the only consistently conservative candidate in the running to represent Southwest Washington in Congress. Read story

Congressional candidate Joe Kent.

Joe Kent: Herrera Beutler is too ‘establishment’

Congressional candidate Joe Kent.

March 17, 2022, 6:01am Clark County News

As a soldier in the U.S. Army, Joe Kent says he dedicated his life to preserving America’s safety and integrity, and now he’s fighting to restore it in the race for Washington’s 3rd Congressional District. Read story

Photo contributed by the Jaime Herrera Beutler Campaign

Herrera Beutler makes case to keep her seat as 3rd District representative

Photo contributed by the Jaime Herrera Beutler Campaign

March 16, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

Despite a cacophony of far-right voices calling for U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler’s resignation from Congress and questioning her conservatism, she is steadfast in her campaign to hold the seat. Read story

Brent Hennrich of Vancouver is making headway as the sole Democrat vying to unseat U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, and represent Washington's 3rd Congressional District.

Hennrich focuses on health care in bid for 3rd Congressional District

Brent Hennrich of Vancouver is making headway as the sole Democrat vying to unseat U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Battle Ground, and represent Washington's 3rd Congressional District.

March 15, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

Brent Hennrich is seeking to mend what he thinks needs fixing, one Band-Aid at a time. Read story

White Nationalists dominate discussion at Joe Kent town hall in Onalaska

March 12, 2022, 12:51pm Clark County News

The Mason Jar in Onalaska, a shabby-chic barn venue for weddings and events, had an unusually raucous group of guests at a town hall event Wednesday night for 3rd Congressional District candidate Joe Kent, R-Yacolt. Read story