Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Politics
9:27 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Northwest Lawmakers Likely Not In Running For House Majority Position

File image of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash.
Susan Walsh AP Photo

The surprising upset for House Majority leader Eric Cantor has the GOP looking for a possible successor.

Pundits are already throwing a few names around as possible replacements, including two Northwest lawmakers who have prominent roles in the House Republican leadership. But neither is likely to seek a promotion.

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Prisoner Of War
4:37 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

McMorris Rodgers Joins Politicians Questioning Bergdahl's Release

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl
AP Photo

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., is among the elected officials speaking up this week about the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from Taliban captivity. 

McMorris Rodgers, who represents eastern Washington, said she joins every American in welcoming home Bergdahl, but says it is important we get clarity on how the prisoner swap came about between the Obama administration and Taliban leaders.

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Politics
11:38 am
Fri February 28, 2014

Tribal Leader To Challenge McMorris Rodgers For Congressional Seat

A Native American is the newest challenger in the race for the Congressional seat currently held by Cathy McMorris Rodgers.

Joe Pakootas, CEO for the Colville Federal Tribal Corporation and former tribal chairman, has announced his intention to run as a Democrat in the race against Republican Rep. Rodgers.

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Politics
4:12 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

'David Versus Goliath Race' For McMorris Rodgers' Congressional Seat

FILE - Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks at the Washington state Republican party convention, Friday, May 30, 2008, in Spokane, Wash.
Young Kwak AP Photo

The race has begun for candidates vying to oust Cathy McMorris Rodgers from Congress. A Spokane businessman on Tuesday announced his candidacy for the seat that represents eastern Washington.

More than 30 years ago, Dave Wilson founded the computer training school Interface College. This year, he’s running as an independent for U.S. Congress.

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