U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside, is hoping to secure his fourth term representing Washington’s Fourth Congressional District when he squares off against Doug McKinley, D-Richland, in the general election on Nov. 3.
After President Donald Trump repeatedly disrupted last week’s first presidential debate against Democratic rival Joe Biden with a near-nonstop flurry of jeers and lies, Wednesday night’s vice presidential debate between their ticket-mates offered viewers a more traditional and, on balance, f…
WENATCHEE — Chelan County Commission candidates Dale England and Tiffany Gering will be asked to share their views on issues facing the housing community at a moderated virtual candidate forum at 6 p.m. Oct. 14.
NCW — With under a month until voters receive mail-in ballots, the NCW Libraries held a Zoom forum on Wednesday with the NCW Young Voters and the Young Professionals of NCW to persuade younger voters to show up at the polls this November.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce is hosting a virtual candidate forum series starting at 8 a.m. Oct. 14 and 15. The Zoom meetings also will be broadcast live on the chamber’s Facebook page.
WASHINGTON — As the presidential race moves into its final seven weeks, with former Vice President Joe Biden holding a lead that remains steady but not conclusive, he and President Donald Trump face contrasting challenges, new data from a University of Southern California Dornsife poll show.
It’s been six months since The Wenatchee World launched NABUR, the online community forum managed by Wenatchee World journalists. It has been a learning experience for the newsroom and members alike. We recently reached the exciting milestone of 1,000 members and are continuing to expand.
SPOKANE — Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson asked a federal judge in Yakima late Wednesday to reverse what the state's top lawyer called "drastic changes" at the U.S. Postal Service, claiming the recent moves jeopardize mail delivery across the country ahead of November's election.
A woman named Shelly Tolhurst offered a sadly prophetic observation at a Sept. 7, 1920, event in Los Angeles celebrating the passage of a constitutional amendment guaranteeing women the right to vote. “For a thousand years, we have had a certain viewpoint,” Tolhurst said. “This celebration m…
Democrats will highlight the party's future leaders and turn to a political powerhouse from the past, former President Bill Clinton, to make the case for U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden at their national convention on Tuesday.
By Evan Halper and Mark Z. Barabak Los Angeles Times
MILWAUKEE — Democrats opened their four-day national convention Monday with relentless attacks on President Donald Trump's mismanagement of the coronavirus crisis and stoking of racial divisions, enlisting Republican defectors, Democratic rivals and ordinary Americans to broaden support for …
A Democratic National Convention like no other began on Monday, with politicians trading raucous cheers in a crowded arena for speeches delivered from quiet locations across the country because of the coronavirus pandemic.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Joe Biden’s selection of Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate provides a brand-new target for President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign that has struggled to find an effective line of attack against his Democratic rival.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — In picking Kamala Harris as his running mate, Joe Biden set a marker for how he believes Democrats can win — both in this election and in the future — with a multiracial coalition that can excite voters, but a center-left brand that steers clear of the most far-reaching pr…
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Georgia businesswoman’s win in a U.S. House of Representatives primary this week set a path for supporters of the online conspiracy theory known as “QAnon” to get a toehold in the U.S. Congress this fall.
WENATCHEE — On the national level this week, there has been much talked about and written about the funding of the Post Office and related problems with mail-in voting for the upcoming national election in November.
With media coverage of the Democratic National Convention scheduled to start Monday, most of the advance reporting and analyses are about the ways in which COVID-19 will change it. There is nothing wrong with that. Changes in what viewers will see and hear is certainly one of the bigger stor…
SPOKANE — Washington election officials are worried that attempts to cut costs at the U.S. Postal Service could impact the November election amid growing bipartisan concerns about the agency’s ability to handle a surge of mail-in ballots across the country.
WASHINGTON — Incumbent Rep. Kim Schrier, D-Sammamish, and Republican challenger Jesse Jensen were leading the race for Washington’s 8th Congressional District after the first round of results returned Tuesday night.