Politics

Politics

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A proposal by King County Elections Director Julie Wise would quadruple the number of ballot drop-boxes across King County, from 10 to 40. ...
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Democratic presidential candidates, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, left, and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. talk over each other during the democratic presidential primary debate at the Gaillard Center, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Charleston, S.C. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

Chuck Todd and Rachel Maddow will be moderating the event, which will take place at the University of New Hampshire in Durham at 9 p.m. Eastern. ...
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“I have no problem with the Seahawks flag,” he said. “People across all policy beliefs support our Seahawks, but that is not true for gay pride flags.” ...
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bathroomstall

With a 4-3 vote, a bill that would eliminate Washington’s new rule to allow transgender people to use bathrooms and locker rooms in public buildings consistent with their identity passed out of Senate. ...
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A diverse coalition has organized to give voice to Americans calling out Donald Trump for his hate speech, misogyny, Islamaphobia, and racism. ...
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Proposed SB 6379/HB 2682 would automatically register eligible voters who have an enhanced driver’s license, commercial driver’s license or apply for benefits for certain programs ...
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Hillary Clinton/HRC

HRC has announced its endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President. Clinton also has a long record as a champion for LGBT rights both in the U.S. and, notably, around the globe. ...
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Sen. Bernie Sanders, of Vermont,, left, and Hillary Rodham Clinton laugh during the CNN Democratic presidential debate, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

While Clinton's current score is about par for the course, Sanders is his highest to date, as he has become more familiar to the party faithful. ...
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Jackie Biskupski, left, is sworn in as mayor next to her fiancée, Betty Iverson, during a ceremony on Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Biskupski is Salt Lake City's first openly gay mayor. (Scott G Winterton/The Deseret News via AP) SALT LAKE TRIBUNE OUT; MAGS OUT; TV OUT

Jackie Biskupski was sworn in as Salt Lake City’s first openly gay mayor on Monday, January 4. ...
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Ben Carson said he thought prisoners changing their sexuality after they leave jail is proof that being gay is a choice, though science is still murky on the issue. ...
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