SEATTLE (AP) — Slade Gorton, a patrician and cerebral politician from Washington state who served as a U.S. Senate Republican leader before he was ousted by the growing Seattle-area liberal...
SEATTLE (AP) — Slade Gorton, former Republican U.S. senator from Washington state, dies at 92.
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Washington's four living former governors were among the mourners at a memorial service for Mike Lowry, who served one term as the state's top elected official in the 1990s.
Former Govs. Chris Gregoire, Gary Locke, Dan Evans and John Spellman all attended the service Tuesday in Renton. A Washington State Patrol honor guard conducted a flag ceremony.
Gov. Jay Inslee spoke at the service, praising Lowry's work to try to expand health care access.