Washington congressional delegation http://kplu.org en Wash. Congressional Delegation to Boeing: Build 777X Here http://kplu.org/post/wash-congressional-delegation-boeing-build-777x-here <p>As time runs out for Washington state to make its case to Boeing that it should build its next 777 wide-body jet here, the state’s Congressional delegation is weighing in with <a href="http://larsen.house.gov/sites/larsen.house.gov/files/2013.12.10.Boeing%20777X%20Delegation%20Letter.pdf" target="_blank">a letter to the company’s top executives</a>.</p><p>The lawmakers touted their support and advocacy for important issues to Boeing and their pro-aerospace voting record.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“We are the aerospace industry’s strongest allies and loudest advocates in Congress,” the letter said.</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 20:12:42 +0000 Ashley Gross 11558 at http://kplu.org Wash. Congressional Delegation to Boeing: Build 777X Here First agreement on Washington's Congressional map reached http://kplu.org/post/first-agreement-washingtons-congressional-map-reached <p>Washington&rsquo;s political redistricting commission has its first Congressional map that at least one Democrat and one Republican can agree on. The two have not released details yet.</p><p>Members of the Washington Redistricting Commission plan to release a map Wednesday that could demarcate the state&#39;s Congressional boundaries for the next 10 years.</p><p> Wed, 28 Dec 2011 19:36:06 +0000 Jessica Robinson 3567 at http://kplu.org State delegation wants space shuttle to land in Seattle http://kplu.org/post/state-delegation-wants-space-shuttle-land-seattle <p>In a bipartisan push to bring the retired Space Shuttle to the Museum of Flight in Seattle, Washington&#39;s U.S. Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, along with the state&#39;s entire congressional delegation, have sent a a letter to Charles F. Bolden, the Administrator of NASA, urging him to select the museum as the home for the retired NASA Space Shuttle Orbiter.</p><p>In the letter, the delegation says:</p> Wed, 06 Apr 2011 17:59:15 +0000 Paula Wissel 1146 at http://kplu.org State delegation wants space shuttle to land in Seattle