Mark Trahant
12/5/16
TRAHANT REPORTS —The period between an election and a new presidential administration is nothing short of frantic...
Richard Walker
12/2/16
Some Native American candidates were Democrats campaigning for office in historically Republican-heavy areas. Some ran against incumbents...
Joe Pakootas, a Democrat, is challenging Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the Republican incumbent since 2005 and currently the 4th-ranking Republican in Congress.
Jack McNeel
9/1/16
Voters in Washington State’s 5th congressional district have a choice between two candidates with markedly contrasting backgrounds and skills...
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...
Mark Trahant
5/17/16
TRAHANT REPORTS — Let’s start with an understatement: Donald Trump is not the usual Republican Party nominee for president...
Mark Trahant
1/30/16
Montana’s Denise Juneau has raised more than a quarter of a million dollars in eight weeks in her bid to represent the state in Congress...
Kevin Taylor
3/29/13
The Bureau of Indian Affairs issued a final report in February endorsing a large, off-reservation casino and hotel development for the Spokane Tribe in eastern Washington, but obse...