| Jan 12, 2011
| 10:14 PM
A California man faces a federal charge for threatening to kill Congressman Jim McDermott. An FBI complaint accuses Charles Habermann of calling McDermott's Seattle office and leaving profanity-laced phone messages on the voicemail.
| Jan 26, 2011
| 10:37 AM
SOUTH BEND — Federal authorities have charged a Granger man with threatening U.S. Rep. Joe Donnelly and his South Bend office staff.
Brett Keiling, 46, of the 10000 block of Anderson Road, called Donnelly’s downtown South Bend office...
| Aug 7, 2009
| 4:24 PM
By Jim Puzzanghera The U.S. unemployment rate dropped slightly to 9.4% in July, another indication that the deep recession is easing. The rate went down from 9.5% in June -- the first decrease since early 2008 -- despite the loss......
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
In addition to picking up one of Edwards' delegates, Obama adds a superdelegate -- Rep. Jim McDermott of Washington. From Seattle Post-Intelligencer: "I am confident as president he will end the war in Iraq and bring our sons and......
| Sep 21, 2009
Despite predictions the Great Recession is running out of steam, the House is taking up emergency legislation this week to help the millions of Americans who see no immediate end to their economic miseries.
A bill offered by Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash.,...
| Sep 21, 2009
A bill offered by Rep. Jim McDermott would help millions of jobless Americans facing the end of their unemployment benefits.
The emergency legislation would provide 13 weeks of extended unemployment benefits for more than 300,000 jobless people who...
| Sep 1, 2009
| 10:08 PM
Hundreds gathered at the University of Washington Tuesday night to try and figure out what health care reform might end up looking like, just one week before Congress resumes their debate in Washington, D.C.
Meany Hall was packed as Representative Jim...