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Washington House seat in play amid increased polarization


Vancouver, Wash.: For years, a congressional seat in a Republican district in southwest Washington has evaded Democrats but this time they have a slim chance in a race that has pitted an “America First” Republican against a rural Democrat. The tough battle in the 3rd Congressional District is a key race for both parties as...

Vancouver City Council bans large fossil fuel facilities


Vancouver, Wash.: The city council in Vancouver, Washington, has approved a permanent ban on new fossil fuel developments after years of temporary moratoriums. While new facilities that distribute, extract, refine or process fossil fuels have been temporarily prohibited by the Vancouver City Council since 2020, the council this week unanimously made the ban permanent, The...