- GOP blocks provision to require women to register for draft Updated: May-17-16 3:07 pm
WASHINGTON - Buckling under conservative pressure, House Republicans pulled a legislative sleight of hand Tuesday and stripped a provision from the annual defense policy bill that would have required young women to sign up for a military draft.
- Former GOP lawyer: Military acted properly on Benghazi Updated: May-16-16 4:48 pm
WASHINGTON - The U.S. military acted properly on the night of the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, according to leaked testimony from a retired, three-star Army general who served as chief lawyer for Republicans on the House committee investigating the attacks.
- Inslee denounces Trump ahead of rallies in Washington Updated: May-06-16 8:05 pm
SEATTLE - A day before presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump's scheduled campaign stops in Washington, Gov. Jay Inslee joined U.S. Rep. Adam Smith and community leaders to denounce the candidate's rhetoric as dangerous for women and minorities.