Rossi Concedes Election to Schrier in the 8th Congressional District

Dr. Kim Schrier is set to become the first Democrat to ever represent Washington’s 8th Congressional District. Republican challenger Dino Rossi conceded the race last night in a statement on his Facebook page after new ballot counts showed Schrier’s lead widening. In his message to his supporters, Rossi said he, “believes…


Dr. Kim Schrier Holds Initial Lead Over Dino Rossi in 8th District

Dr. Kim Schrier leads Dino Rossi in the race for the U.S. House seat in the 8th Congressional District. Speaking at her rally last night, Schrier says she’s being patient. “We need everyone of those ballots to be counted and while this may take longer than any of us really…


Rossi and Schrier Trade Blows in First and Final Debate

Eighth congressional district hopefuls Dino Rossi (R) and Dr. Kim Schrier (D) faced off onstage for the only time this election season Wednesday night in Ellensburg. The candidates debated for an hour in McConnell Hall on the Central Washington University campus before a live audience. The debate was hosted by…


Newhouse Optimistic on Majority, Supports Dino Rossi

Fourth district representative Dan Newhouse recently gave his thoughts on a number of issues regarding the upcoming election. The Republican Congressman from Sunnyside was first asked about his feelings on the retirement of eighth district Republican Dave Reichert. “I hate to see that happen but Dave’s retiring and good for…


Rossi and Schrier Lead Race for 8th Congressional District

Dino Rossi was the top dog when initial results were released for the 8th Congressional District. His opponent would appear to be either Dr. Kim Schrier or Jason Rittereiser. “No matter which one, it’s going to be the most left-wing opponent I’ve ever had, and I ran against Patty Murray.”…