US House of Representatives http://www.kplu.org en State considers creating 'majority minority' congressional district http://www.kplu.org/post/state-considers-creating-majority-minority-congressional-district <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-981392.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-981392.mp3</a></p><p>Tonight is your last chance to weigh in on which communities will be included in the state&rsquo;s congressional districts before commissioners start drafting their proposals. The public is invited to share their thoughts at a forum <a href="http://www.redistricting.wa.gov/forums.asp">tonight in South Seattle</a>.</p><p> Tue, 09 Aug 2011 23:45:37 +0000 Charla Bear 2288 at http://www.kplu.org State considers creating 'majority minority' congressional district Washington gets a tenth seat in Congress http://www.kplu.org/post/washington-gets-tenth-seat-congress <p>The new US Census data is out, and Washington is among eight states to add a seat in Congress. <a href="http://www.commerce.gov/about-commerce/commerce-leadership/secretary-gary-locke">Commerce Secretary Gary Locke</a> announced the 2010 data this morning.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 21 Dec 2010 17:59:58 +0000 KPLU News Staff & The Associated Press 407 at http://www.kplu.org