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Hastings says it’s time for fresh energy

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SPOKANE — Richard “Doc” Hastings, a Pasco businessman and former state legislator who became his Central Washington district’s longest-serving member of Congress, is calling it quits at the end of this year.

Hastings, 73, announced Thursday he will not seek re-election to the 4th Congressional District seat he has held for 20 years.

“While I have the ability and seniority to continue serving Central Washington, it is time for the voters to choose a new person with new energy to…

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