The seat became a target for Republicans after Jamie McLeod-Skinner defeated a seven-term centrist incumbent in a Democratic primary.
Author: Emily Cochrane
With Outcome Still in Doubt, Congress Opens an Uncertain Post-Election Session
A stronger-than-expected performance by Democrats that preserved their control of the Senate and left the House up for grabs has reshuffled the congressional agenda for the rest of the year.
Kim Schrier Holds on to House Seat in Washington State
Republicans had eyed the district as a prime potential pickup in their drive to win back the House majority, after Ms. Schrier became the first Democrat to win it in 2018.
Patty Murray Wins Sixth Term in Washington
Patty Murray, one of the most senior Democrats, beat back a surprisingly stiff challenge from Tiffany Smiley, a Republican and political newcomer.
Democrats Fight to Hold Oregon House Seat After Defeat of Centrist Incumbent
Representative Kurt Schrader, a seven-term Democrat, lost his primary to a more liberal opponent. Now the competitive seat is up for grabs, with a Republican favored to win.
Patty Murray Faces Stiff Challenge in Senate Re-election Race
The five-term Washington senator is concerned about complacency among Democratic voters, who have come to regard her as a fixture who will always be there. She faces a Republican newcomer, Tiffany Smiley.
Peltola Squared Off in Debate Against 3 Challengers in Alaska House Race
As Representative Mary Peltola, a Democrat, campaigns for the chance to serve a full term, she debated her rivals on how to utilize the state’s resources and improve bipartisanship.
Murkowski Says She Will Rank Peltola First on Her Ballot in Alaska
Senator Lisa Murkowski, a centrist Republican facing a tough re-election campaign, said she would support Representative Mary Peltola, a Democrat, to serve a full term in the House.
Congress Clears Stopgap Spending Bill With $12.3 Billion in Aid to Ukraine
The House passed the bill in its final legislative act before the midterm congressional elections, sending it to President Biden before a midnight deadline when federal funding is set to lapse.
Senate Passes Bill to Aid Ukraine and Avert Government Shutdown
The stopgap spending measure was the final legislative deadline facing the Senate before the midterm elections. It heads to the House next, with a midnight deadline on Friday.