Richard Walker
12/2/16
Some Native American candidates were Democrats campaigning for office in historically Republican-heavy areas. Some ran against incumbents...
McCoy selected to lead Senate Democrats in 2016-17
Richard Walker
12/1/16
Washington State Sen. John McCoy, Tulalip Tribes, was elected chairman of the state Senate’s Democratic Caucus for 2016-17, November 15. Democrats also elected Sen...
Julie Johnson, Lummi, named Washington State Democrats' State Committee Member of the Year.
Richard Walker
9/21/16
Julie Johnson, Lummi, was named Committee Member of the Year at the Washington State Democratic Party’s 23rd annual Warren G. Magnuson Awards Banquet, September 17 in Yakima...
Sharlaine LaClair advanced to the general election for the state House of Representatives District 42 in Washington, while Joe Pakootas advanced in the state for the U.S. House District 5 seat.
Richard Walker
8/16/16
Washington voters are one step away from electing another Native American to the state Legislature and sending the former chairman of the Colville Tribes to the U.S...
Richard Walker
11/10/15
Several Native American leaders have been appointed to key positions in their fields of expertise, contributing to government, health care, justice, and public policy in Washington...
Richard Walker
11/6/15
The voting deadline was in an hour, and Debora Juarez was herding her family to head out to her election night event at the Seattle Drum School of Music, ready to accept whatever v...
Richard Walker
9/25/15
The Washington State Committee on Geographic Names was petitioned on August 23 to change the name of Squaw Bay – on Shaw Island in the San Juan Islands – to Sq’emenen Bay...
Brian Daffron
8/22/13
The "Power Brokers" series travels to the Northwest and West Coast, whose traditional tribal lands house some of the most ethnically diverse cultures in the United States...
Richard Walker
12/24/12
The chairmen of the Jamestown S’Klallam and Swinomish governments are helping the next administration in Washington state get off to a running start in January...