President Obama waves as he boards Air Force One before his departure from Seattle on Tuesday. Obama's Seattle visit started a three-day West Coast trip, where he'll also visit San Francisco and Los Angeles and plans to attend at least five fundraising events.
The newly appointed head of the Seattle FBI office said Tuesday there is "momentum" in the investigation of a Seattle federal prosecutor's slaying.
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The region has been through a lot since I arrived in 1988. Mood swings, economic swings and lots of chatter.Lance Dickie column: "Puget Sound's tenacity of spirit"
I have no problem with the Pres fund raising, it's part of how our political system runs today, however, with all that's happening in the world and here at home, it seems as though he should have his butt firmly planted in the oval office working on these issues.Comment by "Clew" on "Obama fundraising visit to enrich Democratic super PAC"
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