30, Sep 2014 - Yakima, WA Holder leaves mark on Washington state
During U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s tenure, the Justice Department launched a civil-rights investigation of the Seattle Police Department, which led to a landmark settlement agreement with the city in 2012.
29, Sep 2014 - Yakima, WA Didier takes Newhouse campaign to court
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:29:24 GMT By Mike Faulk Yakima Herald-Republic Color/BlackColor/BlackDidier Congressional candidate Clint Didier has filed a complaint in federal court seeking to stop a volunteer for Dan Newhouse’s campaign from “using state resources” in the campaign. But the volunteer, Washington State Potato Commission chairman Chris Voigt, s...
02, Apr 2014 - Yakima, WA Kennewick judge gets Senate hearing for federal position
Benton-Franklin Superior Court Judge Salvador Mendoza Jr. could become the first Latino judge to serve on the federal district court for Eastern Washington.
01, Apr 2014 - Senate holds hearing on Eastern Washington judicial nominee
Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:03:04 GMT Yakima Herald-Republic WASHINGTON, D.C. — A Senate committee is holding a hearing this morning on the nomination of a Tri-Cities judge to serve on the federal bench. Salvador Mendoza was nominated by President Obama to fill an Eastern Washington vacancy in U.S. District Court. ...