Another candidate is eyeing Doc Hastings' seat in Congress. Democrat Estakio Beltran kicked off his bid in Downtown Yakima Thursday.
Democrat Estakio Beltran will officially kick off his bid to replace Rep. Doc Hastings on Thursday.
Jim Duncan, the director of Walla Walla County Emergency Management, announced Thursday that he will run to replace retiring commissioner Greg Tompkins.
Another candidate has announced plans to replace Doc Hastings. The field's at eight now with the Kennewick attorney George Cicotte throwing his hat into the ring. Cicotte says he wants to fix the damage caused by Obamacare, create workable and ethical immigration laws, and balance the federal budget.
Jamie Wheeler, a Tri-Cities woman who has worked in a number of volunteer positions, announced she will run for the congressional seat being vacated by Doc Hastings.
Kennewick attorney George Cicotte says he'll officially launch his campaign for Congress next week.
Former legislator and state Agriculture Director Dan Newhouse says he will run for the 4th Congressional District seat being vacated by the retiring Rep. Doc Hastings.
State Sen. Janéa Holmquist Newbry official announced her candidacy for the 4th Congressional District following the retirement of Rep. Doc Hastings.
Brad Peck, a Franklin County commissioner, has joined a growing number of candidates vying to replace retiring Rep. Doc Hastings in Congress.
State representatives voted unanimously Monday to allow the Department of Agriculture to issue licenses to grow industrial hemp. The measure will now go to the Senate.
Another candidate has joined the 4th Congressional District race. Former professional football player and U.S. senatorial candidate Clint Didier says he'll run for the seat being vacated by Doc Hastings.
The race to replace Doc Hastings may have a new candidate. State Sen. Janéa Holmquist Newbry, R-Moses Lake, says she will form an exploratory committee for a 4th Congressional District run.
So what's next for the 4th Congressional District? It covers parts of eight counties, stretching from the Tri-Cities to the Canadian border. Whether you agreed with his politics or not, Congressman Hastings has been a strong voice on Capitol Hill for issues affecting our region. KEPR looked at some of his accomplishments and what some expect to come next.
In a surprising announcement, U.S. Rep. Doc Hastings announced his retirement. He will not seek reelection this fall. The ten-term congressman says his decision is about family.
Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash., says he won't run for an 11th term in Congress this year.