Senators face off in tax debate

While Congress continues to push for tax reform, senators from across the aisle debated Tuesday evening over the likely ramifications of the GOP tax bill.

Cantwell urges spill protections after Canada pipeline OK'd

SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell is urging stronger measures to protect Washington state from oil spills after Canada's government approved a pipeline expansion project that would dramatically increase oil tankers through the Salish Sea.The Washington state Democrat on Wednesday asked President Barack Obama to engage with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the issue.