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"… . Voters approved raising the minimum wage in Arizona, Colorado, Maine and Washington while rejecting a proposal to decrease the minimum wage for teenagers in S …"

"… of its kind to be enacted at the state level. A similar measure failed in Washington state. This story was co-published with TIME.  Correction, 1 …"

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"… p. The sole candidate still in the running who has aired anti-Trump ads is Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, a Democrat seeking a second term who has tried to tar his …"

"… , a West Virginia University associate professor of political science. In Washington, it’s a different story. Inslee started running an ad on Monday featurin …"

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"… rom family and Native American tribal sources. Montana, Delaware and Washington ban contributions from the insurance industry, and the prohibitions have l …"

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"… ommunications lawyer Gerard Lederer of Best Best & Krieger LLC in Washington, D.C., in an email. “Broadband is quickly becoming that utility, and if …"

"… s broadband.” ‘We live in an oligarchy’ The Hinebaughs, who live in Washington, Pennsylvania, about 25 miles southwest of Pittsburgh, are one of the many …"

"… the poverty rate exceeds 16 percent, making it one of the poorest areas in Washington County. James Hinebaugh said his income varies year to year, from the lowe …"

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"… he ideological war over money in politics and ethics for lawmakers isn’t Washington, D.C., this year. Instead it’s the windblown plains of this state of ju …"

"… ent.Us is also sponsoring similar anti-corruption measures in the state of Washington, San Francisco and five other localities this year. Dan Krassner, politica …"

"… needs to pass the measure to ward off corruption. “In South Dakota and Washington, both states have bipartisan local coalitions that wanted to work on anti- …"

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"… ficial auditors, was “the ultimate point of failure for our efforts.” Washington has paid a steep price for its mistakes — it has invested more than $800 …"

"… 40 percent of the population subsists on less than $1.35 a day. In fact, Washington has so little to show for its efforts that a group of ten former U.S. amba …"

"… deployment stints and high turnover in civilian oversight roles, no one in Washington or in Afghanistan took effective responsibility for fixing these problems. …"

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"… ntum the movement has picked up in only a few years. In 2012, Colorado and Washington became the first states to pass ballot measures making the sale and use of …"

"… just $42,000 of the $3.3 million total raised by supporters. Likewise in Washington that year, the list of donors who raised $6.2 million was dominated b …"

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"… hese problems, the struggling government was able to spend $2.1 million on Washington, D.C., lobbying and public relations firms from 2014 through the end of 20 …"

"… ips with U.S. power brokers are just the latest distasteful symptom of how Washington really functions. As the Center for Public Integrity has previously report …"

"… ies with the worst human rights records have increasingly sought help from Washington lobbyists and PR professionals. In fact, South Sudan was a relatively smal …"

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"… g them are six Americans who were accused in a lawsuit in federal court in Washington state of using an offshore company set up through Mossack Fonseca, Dressel …"

"… a company involved in oil and gas investments. In 1995, a federal judge in Washington, D.C., issued a permanent injunction forbidding Gotshalk from violating th …"

"… d the Pacific Northwest. A lawsuit filed in 2009 in U.S. District Court in Washington state claimed that Dressel Investments Ltd., a company incorporated in the …"

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"… n nuclear security programs, according to the Nuclear Threat Initiative, a Washington nonprofit group that advocates tighter control of nuclear explosive materi …"

"… bsp;a sore point in that country’s nuclear-related discussions with Washington for at least the past decade. South Korea has expressed a similar interes …"

"… p;in the wake of massive cost overruns and persistent mismanagement. Washington still talks a good game. But in the course of our research, we discovered …"

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"… or Democratic lawmakers called for a federal investigation of the company. …"

"… tactics and charging high interest rates. Some 450,000 people across Washington state live in mobile homes, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. A bill b …"

"… interview. Unlike mobile-home purchasers, buyers of conventional homes in Washington enjoy extended timelines to resolve financing problems and foreclosure med …"

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"… other states may face longer odds. Lawmakers in Minnesota and Colorado and Washington’s attorney general have all cited their states’ grades in proposing &n …"

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"… ay games with it," Eagle Forum founder Phyllis Schlafly told The Washington Post at the time. Almost two decades after states began withdrawing …"

"… n on opposite sides of the political spectrum preached about corruption in Washington and why a convention was a citizen’s last resort to combat it. “Polit …"

"… udiciary Committee. “Let’s get Article V passed, get the power out of Washington back to the local government where the founders intended it to be,”  …"

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"… lican-linked politicos launched the Center for Conservative Initiatives in Washington, D.C., to counter the liberal ballot measures they anticipate will arrive …"

"… ion through ballot measures in Nebraska, South Dakota, Illinois, Arkansas, Washington, Oregon, Alaska and the District of Columbia. In 2015, they followed …"

"… enter, which helps coordinate liberal ballot efforts. Her group, based in Washington, D.C., plans to use 2016 to push back on conservative state legislatures b …"

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"… tions to terrorists. Although experts say they regard the issue as urgent, Washington is not pressing India for quick reforms. The Obama administration is inste …"

"… be named, due to the diplomatic sensitivity of the issue. Cautioning that Washington probably does not know everything that India has done to protect its facil …"

"… approved by embassy Chargé d’Affaires Stephen White, told officials in Washington. Identification checks at the front gate were “quick but not thorough, …"

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"… s donors’ names and the details of its spending thanks to an affiliated, Washington-based nonprofit, Turnaround Illinois Inc. State records show that Turnaro …"

"… hit the airwaves, according to media tracker Kantar Media/CMAG. What the Washington-based nonprofit does with that money, as well as the details of any other …"

"… 2016. However, Federal Communications Commission records indicate that the Washington-based arm paid for at least some, if not all, of the ads that ran in June. …"

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"… article has been updated. Immediately after a federal grand jury indicted Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley in April 2015 for tax evasion, perjury and other …"

"… 12 race for the auditor post – but also the fact that his case tarnished Washington’s “well-deserved reputation for clean government.” If such reputati …"

"… public officials being found guilty of corruption in federal courts, then Washington could well claim to be one of the nation’s cleanest states. A 2012 repor …"

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"… group released last year found that people who live near drilling sites in Washington County, Pa., in the Marcellus Shale, reported symptoms such as nausea, abd …"

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"… to ban chemicals it deems harmful to consumers. Some 3,000 miles away, in Washington State, environmental reformers weren’t as successful: A bill to ban six …"

"… ate houses is direct fallout from the muddled environmental politicking of Washington, D.C. In 1976, Congress passed the Toxic Substances Control Act, a federa …"

"… eking to remove them from shelves. While the political smoke continues in Washington, the chemical reform fire is playing out in statehouses from Montpelier to …"

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"… out Japan’s plans to enlarge its already substantial hoard of plutonium. Washington formally granted Japan the unlimited right to use U.S. technology and nucl …"

"… sives. It all sounds calm and cordial. But since Obama was first elected, Washington has been lobbying furiously behind the scenes, trying to persuade Japan th …"

"… d checks for the 2,400 workers employed here. It’s been a hard sell for Washington, according to experts and officials in both countries familiar with the di …"

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"… . There wasn’t enough time left.” StudentsFirst — created by former Washington, D.C. schools chief Michelle Rhee — is leading a new wave of “educatio …"

"… policy. Battling the unions Rhee, the controversial former chancellor of Washington’s public school system, established StudentsFirst not long after resigni …"

"… national interest group to seriously challenge the unions. Since leaving Washington, Rhee has backed legislation curbing collective bargaining rights in sever …"

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"… ut-of-pocket requirements. While the reforms enacted in Massachusetts and Washington are helping, other researchers, including Dr. Stephanie Woolhandler, profe …"

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"… nonprofits linked to gubernatorial inauguration activities in Delaware and Washington state, according to company documents. Paul Breazeale, the treasurer of M …"

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"… mmer morning had arrived from all over: Beijing, Taipei, New York, Madrid, Washington, Berkeley and Munich. A veteran Chinese journalist greeted the group and …"

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"… economy there “that isn’t dominated by illicit drugs.” Since 2001, Washington has committed a total of roughly $10 billion to its ambitious counternarco …"

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"… ll in a health plan or pay a penalty. Lawmakers in both Massachusetts and Washington came to the conclusion that expanding coverage and attacking health care c …"

"… h care costs.” The problem is that the current political environment in Washington makes it unlikely that more reforms can be enacted anytime soon. As long a …"

"… state capitals and private sector where the work just might get done, not Washington.  …"

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