top-two primary http://www.kplu.org en Despite ruling, political parties continue fight against top-two primary http://www.kplu.org/post/despite-ruling-political-parties-continue-fight-against-top-two-primary <p><span class="Apple-style-span" style="line-height: 18px; font-size: 12px;">Washington's major political parties are indicating they'll press on with their battle to overturn the state's top-two primary. This despite yet another court ruling Tuesday upholding the voter-approved primary system.</span></p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 1.5em; padding: 0px; border-width: 0px; font-weight: inherit; font-style: inherit; font-size: 12px; font-family: inherit; vertical-align: baseline;">A federal district judge in Seattle ruled voters are not confused when they see the words "prefers Republican party" or "prefers Democratic party" next to a candidate’s name on the ballot.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 12 Jan 2011 17:30:53 +0000 Austin Jenkins 522 at http://www.kplu.org