Denny Heck http://www.kplu.org en Freshmen Congressmen Convene Puget Sound Recovery Caucus http://www.kplu.org/post/freshmen-congressmen-convene-puget-sound-recovery-caucus <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 19px; line-height: 1.5;">Puget Sound lost a champion when Congressman Norm Dicks retired last year. Two freshman U.S. Representatives have formed a special caucus to fill the void.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 13:01:00 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 9701 at http://www.kplu.org Freshmen Congressmen Convene Puget Sound Recovery Caucus Where is Washington’s newest seat in Congress? http://www.kplu.org/post/where-washington-s-newest-seat-congress <p>If you’ve looked at your ballot, you may have noticed that you're in a new Congressional district.</p><p>If so, you're hardly alone. More than a million western Washington residents have been reassigned to new Congressional districts.</p><p>That's true for every resident of the new 10th district – which was added to the state because of population growth in the 2010 census.</p><p>As both the Democrat and Republican in the race explain, the dominant symbol for this area is <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joint_Base_Lewis-McChord">Joint Base Lewis-McChord</a>.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 22:57:31 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 6809 at http://www.kplu.org