OPB | July 23, 2016
The Democratic and Republican national conventions are the single biggest spectacles in American politics. But if we already know who the party nominees will be, why do we have conventions?
Several emails from Democratic party officials posted by Wikileaks detail the split between the Democratic National Committee and Sen. Bernie Sanders.
local | Politics | News | Election 2016Northwest News Network | July 22, 2016 5:36 p.m.
Oregonians will vote this fall on whether to fully fund an outdoor education program for the state's fifth and sixth graders.
Nation | Election | Politics | News | Election 2016NPR | July 22, 2016 4:25 a.m.
Trump's speech was studded with statistics that had fact-checkers working feverishly into the wee hours — often finding numbers to be distorted or downright specious. But it didn't seem to matter.
Nation | Election | Politics | News | Election 2016NPR | July 21, 2016 8:41 p.m.
In his GOP presidential acceptance speech, Donald Trump cast himself as a champion for the middle class, arguing that Hillary Clinton in the White House, economic strife would grow.
local | Politics | News | Election 2016Northwest News Network | July 21, 2016 6:30 p.m.
Five candidates are running in the August 2 primary to replace embattled Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley — and restoring trust in the office is a recurring theme of the campaigns.